Elections investigator, transparency advocate and former business owner, John Brakey is a co-founder of AUDIT AZ (Americans United for Democracy, Integrity and Transparency in Elections), which assisted with winning the RTA election records lawsuit, which awarded the plaintiffs the largest yield of electronic elections data in the country to date. Brakey is often referred to as the “sparkplug” who is highly intuitive and skilled at spotting patterns in large volumes of data.