Amber Faye McReynolds is an American election administration expert who is a member of the Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service. McReynolds is the chief executive of the National Vote at Home Institute, which supports the expansion of postal voting in the United States.On February 24, 2021, President Joe Biden announced that he would appoint McReynolds to a vacant seat on the Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service. On March 15, 2021, her nomination was sent to the Senate. President Biden nominated McReynolds to the seat vacated by David C. Williams. She was confirmed by the Senate, 59–38, on May 13, 2021 to a term expiring December 8, 2026. McReynolds is the only female Governor of the Postal Service and the first with experience with voting and elections.McReynolds worked at the office of the Denver Clerk and Recorder from 2005 to 2018, serving as the city’s director of elections from 2011 to 2018. There she led the city’s transition to a fully vote-by-mail election system. Denver created the Ballot TRACE system, the first municipal program that notifies voters of the delivery and counting of their mailed ballots, and McReynolds introduced an app for electronic collection and verification of petition signatures. In 2018 she was named one of Governing’s Public Officials of the Year.In August 2018 she became CEO of the National Vote at Home Institute to advocate for universal postal voting, which they say increases voter turnout, reduces administration costs, promotes equity by providing easier methods to vote, and is secure against fraud. McReynolds and the Institute gained prominence in 2020, when many states expanded access to absentee ballots during the COVID-19 pandemic, allowing voters to vote at home by mail rather than in person. She provided recommendations for sending voters ballots and how to collect them. McReynolds testified before Congress twice about voting safely during a pandemic and election security.She co-wrote the election reform handbook When Women Vote in January 2020. McReynolds is also on the founding board of directors of the National Association of Nonpartisan Reformers.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Amber McReynolds and other top speakers and celebrities.