Obama 2012 General Election Campaign Organization, DC
Obama for America/Organizing for America  

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State Director  Kouri Marshall

Experience includes legislative assistant in the government relations and public policy department of Operation HOPE.  M.P.A. from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2008.  B.A. in communication from Eureka College, 2005.  Originally from Peoria, IL.

note that Marshall was the only paid staffer

Field Director  John McBride
(from Oct. 2012; started in June 2012 as deputy chief of staff, then chief of staff)  Bachelor's degree in international economics from The George Washington University, 2012.

Advisor to the Director  Tara M. Bardella
(Sept. 2011; also an intern at the DNC, Sept. 2011-May 2012)  Organizer for the Pima County Democratic Party, 2008-09; organizer at Obama for America in Tucson, 2008.  B.A. in creative writing, pre-law studies from the University of Tucson, 2009.

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Chair  Anita Bonds

(from Jan. 2007; re-elected 2010)  Served in the administration of Mayor Marion Barry and as Director of the Office of Neighborhood Engagement was a cabinet member in Mayor Anthony Williams’ administration.  Attended UC Berkeley.  Grew up in the Benning Ridge neighborhood of Ward 7.

Executive Director  Bill O'Field

March 2011)  President of WRO Consulting Services since June 2008.  Public affairs and program development manager at the D.C. Board of Elections and Ethics, 1995-2008.