PRESS RELEASE from Romney for President Exploratory Committee


CONTACT: Ryan Williams

May 27, 2011


Romney Exploratory Committee Announces Iowa Leadership Committee
Boston, MA - The Romney for President Exploratory Committee today announced the formation of the campaign’s Iowa Leadership Committee. The committee will continue to add new members and will help Governor Romney reach out to voters across the Hawkeye State.
"Our Iowa team represents a strong collation of leaders and activists who have spent years serving their community," said Governor Romney. "I am honored to have their support and look forward to working with them as we advance our pro-growth, pro-jobs message across Iowa.”
In joining the Romney Exploratory Committee, former Iowa GOP Chairman Brian Kennedy said, “As a successful businessman, Mitt Romney turned around struggling businesses, and as a fiscally responsible governor he balanced state budgets. He is a proven leader who has developed the skills needed to create jobs and grow our economy. I am proud to support Gov. Romney’s candidacy and am excited to join his Iowa team.”

Romney For President Iowa Leadership Team:

Former Iowa GOP Chairman Brian Kennedy, Bettendorf
State Representative Renee Schulte, Cedar Rapids

Polk County GOP Organization Chair Connie Schmett, Clive

Republican Activist Alan Lucken, Akron

Former State GOP Central Committee Member Rose Kramer, Dubuque

Former Pottawattamie County GOP Chairman Steve Cates, Council Bluffs