Creative, tenacious and well organized Campaign Field Director with extensive background in national and statewide election campaigns. Extensive experience in campaign strategic planning, media relations and fundraising. Well versed in organizing effective campaign teams.
Sharp grasp of issues
Broad network of key political players
March 2007 to December 2008 Campaign America—Denver, CO Campaign Field Director
Oversaw operation of AFL-CIO affiliated political organization in the Denver-metro area.
Responsible for implementing all aspects of the 2008 campaign, including ballot issues as well as endorsed candidate support.
Directed a field staff of 60 people.
Responsible for hiring and managing all staff members.
January 2010 to December 2010 Howard for Governor—Des Moines, IA Campaign Field Director
Set up field campaign for successful Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Midwestern state.
Developed and implemented all aspects of campaign field strategy.
Assisted in all fundraising activities of the campaign.
Participated in campaign media relations planning and interation.
January 2012 to January 2013 Harvey for U.S. Senate—Miami, FL Campaign Field Director
Responsible for all aspects of field campaign in U.S. Senate race in the state of Florida.
Hired all members of campaign field staff in the state of Florida.
Developed field campaign strategies in conjunction with the campaign manager and finance director.
Organized local fundraisers across the Sunshine State, with more than 200 such events successfully concluded during the campaign.
2006 University of Iowa, Ames, IA Bachelor of Arts, Political Science