Our Mission

We’re a mission-driven group of technologists and policy experts passionate about improving the policymaking process in government

FOUNDING STORY

We founded Esper to transform how policies are created with better data and transparency

Company values

TRUTH

Honest in our words and actions

TENACITY

Ruthless optimism

RESPECT

The golden rule

FORWARD THINKING

Cultivate curiosity & open-mindedness

Meet the team

Joe Lonsdale

Co-Founder & Board Director

Taylor Lonsdale

Co-Founder & Board Director

Zac Bookman

CEO of OpenGov & Board Director

Kevin Simler

Board Director

Deny Khoung

Designer at 8VC & Advisor

Jason Mirra

Founder of Addepar & Advisor

Our investors

NASEO Newsroom

New Year, New Decade, New Era for Regulatory and Policy Management: Get to Know Esper

PR Newswire

Esper Launches Partnership With Georgia Office Of Commissioner Of Insurance And Safety Fire

HData

Interview With Esper Founder Maleka Momand

GSA

GSA Issues Award for Regulatory Workflow Modernization

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