Executive Staff

Josh Brahm


Josh has worked in the pro-life movement since he was 18. After 12 years of full-time pro-life work he launched Equal Rights Institute to maximize his impact on the movement. A sought-after speaker, Josh has spoken for more than 23,000 people in six countries and in 25 of the 50 states. Josh’s primary passion is helping pro-life people to be more persuasive when they communicate with … Read More

Andrew Kaake

Director of Content & Research

Andrew Kaake (pronounced like "cake") holds a bachelor’s degree in classics and political science, cum laude, from Amherst College, where he wrote a thesis on the topic of C.S. Lewis and natural law philosophy. He completed his master’s degree in bioethics at Trinity International University, studying the philosophical underpinnings of controversies about life, death, and technology and trying … Read More

Emily Albrecht

Director of Education & Outreach

Emily Albrecht is Director of Education & Outreach at Equal Rights Institute. She is the former Co-President of Oles for Life at St. Olaf College, where she worked to transform campus culture using ERI’s apologetics to foster respectful and productive dialogues about abortion. At ERI, she is using her educational background to write, develop curriculum, and teach pro-life advocates how to … Read More

Joshua Head

Video Editor & Club Coach

After serving as Co-President of the pro-life groups at both Johns Hopkins University and St. Olaf College, Joshua takes great excitement in sharing what he has learned from his experiences and helps current college students create a culture of life at their own respective institutions. For over three years, Joshua has taught the ERI method to numerous audiences of varying age groups and can … Read More

Jen Westmoreland

Director of HR & Administration

Jen has worked previously for AT&T and Windstream, but in 2014, Jen left her corporate job to be a stay at home mom and homeschool her children.  While she was at home she stayed busy by not only educating her kids, but also tutoring other children in math, science, and bible, being involved in Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, AYSO soccer, Charlotte HEAT track club, and bible studies during the … Read More