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State Director Sara Craig
(reported May 3, 2012) State director on
Romney's Iowa caucus
campaign. Consultant at Redwave Communications in Des
Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey's primary campaign for Governor of Tennessee.
Legislative caucus director and executive director of the North Dakota
Republican Party, 2008. Central Iowa field director on Romney's
2007-08 Iowa caucus campaign, and continued on with the campaign to
Michigan, Florida, and Minnesota. Western Iowa field director for
the Legislative Majority Fund at the Republican Party of Iowa in the
2006 cycle. Degrees in political science and journalism from
Deputy State Director Danny Laub
(May 2012) Political director on Ann Wagner for
2011-May 2012. Director of voter contact at Roy Blunt for U.S.
Deputy State Director Chris Burger
(May 2012) On leave from position as a
senior account executive at DCI
Group; started there in Feb. 2008. GOTV coordinator on Friends of
2007-08. B.A. in economics and government from University of
Communications Director Curt Cashour
(May 2012) Previously managing director
(from June 2011) and vice president (July 2008-June 2011) at Revolution
Agency. In the U.S. Army served as speechwriter and
photojournalist, Office of the Commanding General, Multi-National
Corps, Iraq (2006-08) and public affairs manager (2003-06). B.S.
in interpersonal communication from Ohio University, 2001. Ohio
Digital Director Ty Palmer
President Zibs.biZ Marketing in Meridian, Idaho from
COO of Social Eyes Marketing, Jan.-March 2011. President of We
The People of Idaho, Jan.-Dec. 2010.
Data Director Matthew Strauss
(July 2012; started as an intern in May) Student
politics at Georgetown University.
Director of Election Day Operations
(June 2012) Legal clerk for Sen. John
Cornyn (R-TX) at the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, 2010-12.
Senior staff assistant at the U.S. Senate, 2008-09. Numerous
internships. J.D. from Washington University in St. Louis School
Law, 2012; B.S. in journalism and political science and M.S. in
broadcast journalism from Northwestern University, 2007.
Events Director Sarah Ramig
Law degree from Harvard; undergraduate degree from
Office Manager/Volunteer and Intern
Coordinator Jordan Wiggins
Office Manager/Special Assistant Molly Edwards
B.A. in political science from the University of North
Families for Romney (announced
Nov. 2, 2012)
Virginia Young Americans for Romney Coalition (announced Oct. 31, 2012)
Virginia Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders for Romney (announced Oct. 25, 2012)
Virginia Veterans for Romney Leadership Team (announced Aug. 21, 2012)
Chair Pete Snyder
CEO of Disruptor Capital since Dec. 2011. Founder and CEO of New Media Strategies, Feb. 1999-Dec. 2011 (NMS is described as "the first and the world's largest social media marketing company," acquired by Meredith Corporation in 2007). Director of public affairs at Brabender Cox, 1997-99. Senior project manager at The Luntz Research Companies, 1995-97. B.A. in government from The College of William and Mary, 1994. Resident of Fairfax County.
Director David Rexrode
May 1, 2012) Executive Director of the Republican
Party of Virginia since January 1, 2010 and will be serving as both RPV
executive director and Victory director in 2012. Deputy campaign
manager on Attorney General
McDonnell's successful 2009 campaign for Governor of Virginia.
Coalitions director on John McCain 2008 to July 2007. Director of
coalitions at the RNC starting in 2005. Deputy director of
coalitions for the Central Region for Bush-Cheney '04. Graduate
of James Madison University, 2001; while at James Madison managed Randy
Fisher's first campaign for Augusta County sheriff. Native of
Augusta County, VA (Waynesboro area).
Communications Director Michael Short
(June 2012) Previously press secretary to Rep.
Adrian Smith (NE),
starting Oct. 2011. Assistant press secretary at the RNC,
2009-11. B.A. degrees in government and history from Texas Tech
University, 2008. twitter
Deputy Coalitions Director (Women, Small
Business) Sery Kim
(June 2012) Health care counsel to Chairman Darrell Issa on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee from mid-2010 to first part of 2012. Senior legislative counsel to U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess, 2008-10. Staffer on Mike Huckabee for President. Adviser to Secretary Mike Leavitt, 2006-08. Freelance food writer for NBC Washington Around Town, 2006-12. J.D. from University of Texas at Austin School of Law; B.A. in history from University of North Texas, graduated in 2 years. twitter
Hispanic Outreach Director Jeyben Castro
April 16, 2012) Executive assistant and board liaison at the
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Feb.-April 2012.
Business development assistant at Afilon, Inc. Dec. 2011-Feb.
2012. Research for the Hispanic Leadership Fund, June-Dec.
2010. Public affairs event manager (2000-09), marketing
coordinator for Florida (2005-06) and sales and service associate with
GEICO (2001-04). B.A. in government and international politics
from George Mason University. Served in the U.S. Navy, 1996-2003,
and in the Reserve.
Deputy Hispanic Outreach Director Gaby
Attorney at McAlpin Conroy, 2008-11. J.D. from
University; B.A. in legal studies and political science from University
of Central Florida.
Northern Virginia Veterans Coalition
Director Mike Cosio
(July 2012) Intelligence officer in the Virginia
Guard from Feb. 2010. Vice president at Brown and Company, Inc.
Jan. 2009-Dec. 2010. Staffer in the U.S. House, Sept. 2001-Jan.
2009. Program director at CCS in Chicago, 1999-2001. M.A.
in political management from The George Washington University, 2003;
B.A. in political science from Loyola University New Orleans, 1999.
Hampton Roads Veterans Coalition Director
(June 2012) Staff sergeant in the U.S. Marine
2000-June 2012. B.A. in American history from Old Dominion
-Northern Virginia Laurie Tryfiates
Home educator for the Christ Covenant
Home-School Cooperative. M.A. in public policy from Regent
-Rochester and Tidewater MD Sias
-Western Virginia Travis Witt
Pastor, known for portraying the Revolutionary War
hero and Virginia pastor John Peter Muhlenberg.
Volunteer missionary in Armenia, 2010-12. B.S.
science from Brigham Young University-Idaho, 2010.
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Sahra Su
Sportsmen, Agriculture Cody May
Deputy Director of Election Day Operations
(June 2012; started as Loudoun County director,
Campaign manger on Rippeon for Congress in MD-6, Nov. 2011-April
2012. Foreign policy writer at Examiner.com, April 2011-April
2012. Account executive/executive buyer at Stone Street Capital,
Oct. 2009-Dec. 2010. Program assistant-Asia Division at the
International Republican Institute, Jan. 2008-Aug. 2009. Grants
technical assistant at DB Consulting Group, Inc, June 2005-Jan.
2007. Youth director on Steele for Maryland, May-Nov. 2006.
M.A. in political science (comparative politics), 2009; B.A. in
political science from American University, 2005.
Events Director Sean Storan
Consultant at 5 Corners Strategies. Consultant
on Marco Rubio for
U.S. Senate, 2010. Tour director for Americans for Prosperity,
July 2009-Nov. 2010. Consultant/outside contractor for the U.S.
Department of HHS, 2005-09. Advance logistics consultant on the
McCain campaign Feb.-Nov. 2008. Studied at the Institute of
Offices (28 as of Oct. 31) +
1060 W. Main St., Suite 5, Abingdon, VA 24210 ...Jim
25 S. Dove St., Alexandria, VA 22314 ...Hooff Cooksey
3811 Fairfax Dr., Arlington, VA 22203 ...Mike Flanagan
Blacksburg - 215 Draper Rd., Blacksburg, VA 24060 ...Lexy Rusnak
Charlottesville - 455 Albemarle Sq., Charlottesville, VA 22901 ...Nick O'Boyle
124 S. Battlefield Blvd., Chesapeake, VA 23322 ...Christine De Triquet
Chesterfield North - 9503 Hull Street Rd., Ste. D, Richmond, VA 23236 ...Eric Philipkosky
- 3610 Festival Park Plaza, Chester, VA 23831 ...Matt
Danville - 625 Piney Forest Rd., Suite 207, Danville, VA 24540 ...Kevin Besserer
Fairfax - 4246 Chain Bridge Rd., Fairfax, VA 22030 ...Susan Falconer April Lyman
- 1311 Central Park Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Harrisonburg - 182 Neff Ave., Suite S13, Harrisonburg, VA 22801 ...Joe Russo
Henrico - 2819
N. Parham Rd., Suite 210A, Henrico, VA 23294 ...Tommy
James City County - 5251 John Tyler Hwy Unit 52, Williamsburg, VA
Loudoun - 18
Leesburg, VA 20175 ...John
Stapleton Colin Newman
Lynchburg - 3700 Candlers Mountain Rd., Lynchburg, VA 24501 ...Angela Inglett
McLean - 6867
Elm St., Suite 103, McLean, VA 22101 ....Mike Flanagan
Newport News -
12715 Wawick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23606 ...Mike
Norfolk - 193
W. Ocean View Ave., Norfolk, VA 23503 ...Tim Johnson
Prince William East - 4431 Prince William Pkwy., Woodbridge, VA ...Patrick Hefflinger
Prince William West - 10286 Bristow Center Dr., Suite G5, Bristow, VA 20136 ...Patrick Hefflinger
The Richard D. Obenshain Center, 115 E. Grace Street, Richmond, VA
2706 Ogden Rd. SW, Roanoke, VA 24018 ...Russell Hagood
6320 Augusta Dr., Suite 900, Springfield, VA 22150 ...
Stafford - 2773 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Suite 119, Stafford, VA 22554 ...
21430 Cedar Drive, Suite 118, Sterling, VA 20164 ...
- 911 First Colonial Rd., Virginia Beach,
74 Waterloo Street, Warrenton, VA 20186 ...Sean Hutson
101 Millwood Avenue, Winchester, VA 22601 ...Jen Ewing
Republican Party of Virginia | The Richard D. Obenshain Center | 115 E. Grace Street
| Richmond, VA 23219 +
Chair Pat Mullins
(elected May 30, 2009) Works for Markel
Insurance of Glen Allen, VA specializing in
equine insurance. Chairman of the Louisa County Republican
Committee. Chairman of the Fairfax County Republican Committee
from 1990-96. Ran unsuccessfully as the Republican
candidate for Board of Supervisors in Fairfax County in 1979 and
J.D. from The George Washington University; B.A. from Columbia
University in New York City.
Executive Director David Rexrode
Communications Director Garren Shipley
Coalitions Coordinator David Weber