updated Mar. 19, 2020)
Candidate Tulsi Gabbard timeline
Senior Advisor Vrindavan Gabbard
Sister of the candidate. twitter
Cinematographer Abraham Williams
Husband of the candidate. twitter
Press Assistant Cullen Tiernan
Candidate for Fremont City (CA) Council District 2 in
Delegate for Bernie Sanders in 2016. Anti-war activist.
Served almost a decade in the Marine Corps. twitter
Iowa Organizing Director Amaury Dujardin
(Feb.-Oct. 2019) Field director on Committee to
Gonzalez (MA governor), Dec. 2017-Nov. 2018.. Campaign manager
for Ruthanne Fuller for Mayor of Newton, MA, Dec. 2016-Dec. 2017.
Campaign manager on Committee to Electe Dylan Fernandes in Falmouth,
MA. Digital media manager at Amplify Incorporated, Oct. 2015-June
2016. B.S. in mass communication from Boston University,
New Hampshire State Coordinator Shani Pomerantz
Has worked in a variety of jobs including as a health coach, and running a small business. Lived in Kailua, Hawaii for 11 years; volunteered on Gabbard's campaigns for Congress and City Council. Originally from Vermont.
Chairperson Erika Tsuji
Experience includes Hawaii communications
director to U.S. Rep. Gabbard. Studied political science at
University of Hawaii at Manoa.
"Campaign Management Services" Noland Chambliss
Independent consultant since 2016. Board
member of The Dream Corps since 2015. Strategist at SYPartners in
San Francisco, 2016-18. Director of external affairs (2014-15)
and strategic communications (2012-14) at change.org. Cief of
staff to Van Jones, 2009-11. Deputy field director in Michigan
and field staff in NH, SC, ME, VT and OR on Obama for America,
2007-08. Bachelor's degree in political science from
Vassar College, 2006. twitter
Communications Consultant Erin McCallum
Policy Consultant Lauren Michele
(Mar. 2019) Principal/founder of Policy in
Motion, from Aug.
Policy analyst for the UC Davis Urban Land Use and Transportation
Center, 2008-10. Transportation planner at Fehr & Peers,
2006-10. M.S. in transportation technology and policy
(2010) and B.S.
in environmentap policy analysis and planning (2006) from UC Davis.
Caitlin Rose Pomerantz
Ryan P. Healy
See also supporters:
(as of July 25, 2019)
Ankita Maheshwari, Fairfield
Chris Laursen, Ottumwa
Craig Armstrong, Newton
Alan Vervaeke, Gilford
David Skrabal, Portsmouth
Donnie Harpell, Gilford
Jessica Griffin, Bedford
Susan Wilkinson, Berwick, ME
Jessica Wolfe, Wadsworth
Lynn Lombardi, Las Vegas
Micah Knipple, Las Vegas
Shelly Wilkinson, Charleston
Shane Smith, Greenville
Sam Stein, Lachlan Markey. "Tulsi Gabbard Is Running a Presidential Campaign on Freelancers" Daily Beast, Apr. 25, 2019.
reported Gabbard's youngest sister Vrindavan,
July 25, 2019 press release: "Tulsi Gabbard Fights Back Against Big Tech's Dangerous Dominance."
Campaign Manager Rania Batrice
(Jan.-Feb. 2, 2019) Deputy campaign manager for the Convention (from June 2016), national director of surrogates (from Feb. 2016) and Iowa communications director (from Sept. 2015) on Bernie 2016. Worked on Desmond Adams for Congress in IA 3rd CD. Iowa senior political advisor to former Sen. Jim Webb, March-May 2015. Campaign manager on George Sinner for Congress (ND), May-Nov. 2014. Communications director at the North Dakota Democratic-NPL, Sept. 2012-Aug. 2013. Executive director at The Freedom Project/Abi Ferrin Inc, in Texas, 2010-12; executive director Innocence Project of Texas, 2010-11. Campaign manager on Texans for Kinky, 2009-10; campaign manager at Texas Legends, 2009-10. Campaign manager on Loebsack for Congress re-election, Feb.-Nov. 2008. Deputy regional director/political director on John Edwards for President in Iowa, SC and OK, 2007-08. Media consultant at Rindy Miller Media, 2006-07. Field director on Gammage for Governor (TX), Dec. 2005-April 2006. Instructor of Arabic, English, test prep, translator at Princeton Review, May-Nov. 2005. B.A. in psychology and art from Austin College, 2003. Texas native. twitter