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State Director Laura O'Neill
(announced July 17, 2020; previously
Mid-Atlantic political director and earlier NH deputy state
director, Apr. 2019-Feb. 2020) Worked in the office of
U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, Jan. 2018-Apr. 2019. Director
of the NH Senate Democratic Caucus, Jan. 2017-Jan. 2018.
Worked on Hillary for America in NH, ME and WI, July 2015-Nov.
2016. Executive assistant to U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen,
July 2013-July 2015. B.A. in political science and
public and community service studies from Providence College,
Senior Advisor Scott Merrick
(announced July 17, 2020) Travelling
chief of staff (Feb.-Mar. 2020) and New Hampshire state
director (Apr. 2019-Feb. 2020) on Amy for America.
Vice president of business development for Athenium
Analytics, a technology company based in Dover, NH, Aug.
2016-Nov. 2018. Deputy state director for Sen. Jeanne
Shaheen, Feb. 2009-Aug. 2016. State representative
from Coos County, including assistant majority floor leader,
Dec. 2004-Oct. 2009. B.A. in political science and
government from Tufts University, 2008. New Hampshire
Political Director Donald Stokes
(announced July 17, 2020) Director of
government affairs for Professional Fire Fighters of New
Hampshire, Jan.-July 2020. New Hampshire deputy
political director on Cory 2020, June 2019-Jan 2020.
Director of community engagement in the City of Manchester
Mayor's Office, Jan. 2018-May 2019. Deputy political
director for the NHDP, May-Dec. 2017. Bachelor's degree
in ppolitics from Saint Anselm College, 2017. twitter
Communications Director Kelly Scully
(announced July 17, 2020) Press
secretary and digital director for U.S. Sen. Tom Carper
(DE). Scully took leave from Sen. Carper's office to
volunteer full-time with the campaign prior to Super Tuesday,
serving as Southern regional communications director.
Minority press Secretary for the Senate Committee on
Environment and Public Works. Digital director for U.S.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse. twitter
Press Secretary Ben Friedman
(Aug. 12, 2020 tweet) New England
communications director (Feb.-Mar. 2020) and New Hamsphire
communications associate on Amy for America, Aug. 2019-Feb.
2020. Deputy communications director on Marc Friedenberg
for Congress special election in PA-12, Apr.-May 2019.
Bachelor's degree double major in political sicence and
communication from University of Pennsylvania, 2019. twitter
Organize New Hampshire (Coordinated
Director Liz Wester
New Hampshire state director on Warren for
President, Jan. 2019-Feb. 2020. New Hampshire state
director of America Votes in 2018. Special assistant for
policy and projects to Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, Jan.-Sept.
2017. New Hampshire political director (May-Nov. 2016)
and NH deputy political director and trips director (April
2015-May 2016) on Hillary for America. Director of the
Committee to Elect House Democrats for the NHDP, April
2014-April 2015. Outreach coordinator for U.S. Rep. John
Tierney, April 2013-April 2014. Data coordinator for the
Human Rights Campaign, Jan.-March 2013. Field director
for Niki Tsongas, April-Nov. 2012. Field director for
Standing Up for New Hampshire Families, Oct. 2011-April
2012. Field organizer for the Human Rights Campaign,
Jan.-July 2011. Field organizer for the NHDP, Aug.-Nov.
2010. B.A. in political science, history and B.S. in
political science and government from University of
Massachusetts, Amherst, 2010. twitter
Organizing Director Zoë Meeken
(July 2020) Michigan state director (Feb.-Mar. 2020) and New Hampshire deputy organizing director (June 2019-Feb. 2020) on Pete for America. Volunteer engagement coordinator (Sept. 2018-June 2019) and corporate engagement advisor (Dec. 2017-Sept. 2018) at United Way of Salt Lake. Director of special projects at the Democratic Party of Virginia, Sept.-Nov. 2017. Outreach specialist at Clearlink, Mar.-Sept. 2017. Regional organizing director in Pittsburgh for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party, May-Nov. 2016. Organizer in Pennsylvania, Maine and New Hampshire on Hillary for America, Oct. 2015-Apr. 2016. Field director on Angela Eagle for Deputy Leader of the Labour Party (UK), July-Sept. 2015. General election mobilization assistant in Waveney constituency for the Labour Party, Jan.-May 2015. Bachelor's degree in American history with politics, from University of East Anglia, 2014. twitter
Deputy Organizing Director Lillian Welch
(Apr. 2020) Regional field director in
Nashua on Warren for President, Mar. 2019-Feb. 2020. Regional
field director (from May 2018) and field organizer
(Jan.-May 2018) on Elizabeth Warren for MA.
Bachelor's degree in political science, American politics
and government from Emmanuel College, 2017; interned in
Warren's Senate office, Jan.-May 2017. twitter
Digital Organizing Director Royce J. Kim
Organizing director on the Bloomberg
campaign, Jan.-Mar. 2020. New Hampshire deputy
organizing director on Kamala Harris for the People,
Aug.-Nov. 2019. Director of operations for Gov. Tony
Evers (WI), Jan.-Aug. 2019. Deputy director of
operations for the State of Wisconsin, Nov. 2018-Jan.
2019. Regional organizing director on the Democratic
Party of Wisconsin Coordinated Campaign, Mar. 2017-Nov.
2018. Field organizer for the DPW Coordinated
Campaign, June-Nov. 2016. Operations associate at
Ditto Trade, Aug. 2015-Feb. 2016; business development
associate at SoVesTech, Inc. Aug. 2015-Feb. 2016.
Organizing fellow on Omar Aquino for Alderman of 36th Ward
Chicago, Sept. 2014-Apr. 2015. District intern for
U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, Sept. 2013-Feb. 2014. B.A.
in political economy from Tulane University, 2013. twitter
Deputy Digital Organizing Director Amit Sankaran
(July 2020) Consultant, product
marketing lead in SF area, May-July 2020. Field
organizer in Exeter on Pete for America, Sept. 2019-Mar.
2020. Product marketing manager, rider safety for
Lyft, Feb.-Aug. 2019. Specialist for product/platform
communications for Sonos, Inc., Nov. 2018-Jan. 2019.
B.A. in liberal arts and sciences from Sarah Lawrence
Regional Organizing Directors include
Manchester Cassidy Ballard
(Apr. 2020) Consultant to NPAG from
Mar. 2020. Field organizer in Nashua on Warren for
President, Mar. 2019-Mar. 2020. Field organizer in
Lowell for the Massachusetts Democratic Party, Sept.-Nov.
2018. Field organizer on Elizabeth Warren for MA,
May-Sept. 2018. B.A. in political science and
international studies from Stonehill College, 2018. twitter
Keene Sam Hall
(Apr. 2020) Field organizer in Iowa and
Michigan on Warren for President, Dec. 2019-Mar. 2020.
Execuitve director at CCS Fundraising, July-Dec. 2019.
M.S in management studies (2018) and B.A in political
science (2017) from Northwestern University. twitter
(May 2020) Field director on Elizabeth
Crowley for Queens, Feb.-Mar. 2020. Regional field
director (July-Dec. 2019) and field organizer (Mar.-July
2019) on Sylvester Turner for Mayor (Houston). Field
organizer on Polis for Colorado, Aug.-Nov. 2018.
Fulbright-Nehru English teaching assistant in Puducherry,
India, June 2017-Mar. 2018. B.A. in sociology from
Bowdoin College, 2017. twitter
Field Organizers include
Pearce Bourassa twitter
Leah Cohen twitter
Justyn Díaz twitter
Jake Dupont twitter
Roderick Emley twitter
Emma Greenberg twitter
Kim Ip twitter
Cairnie Pokorney twitter
Organizing Interns include
Nikhil Vootkur twitter
Field Coordinator Rachel Angle
(May 2020) Bachelor's degree in political science and government from Georgetown University, 2020. twitter
Morgan Behrens twitter
Deputy Digital Director Emma Carroll
(May 2020) Digital organizer on Warren
for President, Oct. 2019-Mar. 2020. Digital and social
media marketing assistant with Boston Consulting Group, Aug.
218-Aug. 2019. Bachelor's degree in political science
from Trinity College-Hartford, 2018. twitter
Deputy Data Director Erin Quinnan
(Aug. 2020) Regional organizer in
Cambridge, MA on Warren for President, Oct. 2019-Mar.
2020. Communications manager on Lori Trahan for
Congress, June-Nov. 2018. Studied political science at
Tufts University. twitter
Absentee Ballot Data Coordinator Jessica Taylor
(July 2020) Regional organizing
director in Florence, SC (June 2019-Mar. 2020) and national
regional organizing desk (Feb.-June 2019) on Warren for
President; started as staff on the exploratory committee,
Dec. 2018-Feb. 2019. Regional field director (May-Dec.
2018) and field organizer (Jan.-May 2018) on Elizabeth
Warren for MA. Staff assistant in the Springfield
office of Sen. Elizabeth Warren, June 2017-Jan. 2018.
B.A. in psychology from Mount Holyoke College, 2017;
interned for Sen. Warren in summer 2016. twitter
Voter Protection Organizer Nicole King
(June 2020) Field organizer in Ames on
Pete for America, Sept. 2019-Mar. 2020. Bachelor's
degree in urban studies/affairs from Brown University, 2019.
Operations Director Colin Miller
(June 2020) Project manager (from Jan.
2019) and presidential fellow (Sept. 2017-Dec. 2018) at Open
Society Foundations. Consultant for TechnoServe in
Lima, Managua, May 2015-Jan. 2017. Consultant for
World Food Programme in Cote d'Ivoire, May-Sept. 2014.
Program analyst (Mar. 2011-Apr. 2014) and program assistant
(Dec. 2009-Feb. 2011) in the Food Assistance
Division/Foreign Agricultural Service at the USDA.
M.B.A. and M.P.A. from New York University, 2017; B.A. in
economics and environmental studies from Oberlin College,
Not sure where fits in:
New Hampshire Democratic Party
Chairman Ray Buckley
(first elected March 2007 and now serving his seventh term) Prior to being elected chair, Buckley served four terms as vice chair (1999-2007) as well as chair of Manchester City Democrats (1998-2007). Candidate for Executive Council in 2004. Served eight terms in the NH legislature, 1986-2004. First volunteered on a campaign at age 8. Served as Tilton town chair for Ed Muskie at age 12, an organizer for Jimmy Carter's 1976 presidential campaign, and worked on the presidential campaigns of Mike Dukakis, Bill Clinton, Al Gore, Joe Lieberman, John Kerry and Barack Obama. Buckley is a former vice chair of the DNC and president of the Association of State Democratic Chairs (ASDC) and was a candidate for DNC chair, Dec. 2016-Feb. 2017. twitter
Executive Director Amy Kennedy
Senior Communications Advisor Holly Shulman
(May 2019) Communications director at
the Center for Global Development from Feb. 2018.
Public relations consultant, Dec. 2015-Feb. 2018.
National press secretary at the Democratic National
Committee, Jan.-Nov. 2015. Spokesperson for
international affairs at the Treasury Department. New
Hampshire communications director on Obama for America from
Jan. 11, 2012. Communications director at the NHDP
starting April 2011 through the NH primary. Press
secretary/media strategist at the Sierra Club,
2010-11. Communications director on Lee Fisher for
Ohio, Fall 2010. Associate at Rabinowitz/Dorf
Communications, 2009-10. Producer/writer for The
McLaughlin Group, 2008-09. Press secretary on Noriega
for Texas, 2008. Press secretary for Public Citizen's
Global Trade Watch, 2007-08. Political director for
Womens Information Network (WIN), 2006-07. Field
staffer on Carney for Congress, 2006. Manager of
member services at the Association for Competitive
Technology, 2005-06. Director of scheduling at
ElectionMall Technologies, 2004-05. B.A. in urban
studies from Vassar College, 2004. twitter
Senior Advisor to the NHDP Erin Turmelle
(announced July 17, 2020) New Hampshire state director on Cory 2020, Feb. 2019-Jan. 2020. Coordinated Campaign director (April-Nov. 2018) and political director (Mar. 2017-April 2018) for the New Hampshire Democratic Party. Deputy organizing director for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin, April-Nov. 2016. Regional organizing director for Portsmouth and the Seacoast for the NH primary campaign, then Maine and Wisconsin, on Hillary for America, April 2015-April 2016. A regional field director for the NH Democratic Party, July-Nov. 2014. Program coordinator for strategic partnerships for the Sierra Club, Aug. 2011-July 2014. Media fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, Jan.-July 2011. Bachelor's degree in international affairs and political science from The George Washington University, 2010. twitter
Political Director Slate Goodwin
Grassroots Director Donnie Spencer
Deputy Communications Director Gates MacPherson twitter
Press Secretary Michael Beyer twitter
Press Secretary Noelle Rosellini twitter
Digital Director Savannah Woolston
Deputy Digital Director Katie Smith
Data Director Chris Garretty
Deputy Data Director Jack Tormoehlen
Voter Protection Director Kelsey Klementowicz
Administrative Director Chloe Singer
Front Desk Manager Mariam Ahmed
House and Senate Caucus
House Caucus Director Rachael Thomeer
Deputy House Caucus Director Julia Derby
Senate Caucus Director Dario Scalco
Senate Caucus Finance Director Bryce Trzebiatowski
Senate Caucus Political Director Gabe Shoglow-Rubenstein