Trump General Election Campaign Organization, Michigan
Donald J. Trump for President, Inc./Trump Victory 

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Trump Victory Regional Political Director Mid-Atlantic (DE, MD, MI, PA and DC)  Jon Black

(from Apr. 2017)  [Based in Harrisburg]  Director of turnout and targeting for the RNC, May 2013-Apr. 2017.  Digital political director at Romney for President, Nov. 2011-Nov. 2012.  Political analyst at Target Victory, Feb.-Nov. 2011.  Voter programs for the Michigan Republican Party, Dec. 2009-Dec. 2010.  Republican Party of Virginia Victory, June-Nov. 2009.  Deputy director of political technology/Voter Vault (May 2008-March 2009) and a regional Voter Vault coordinator (April 2007-May 2008) at the RNC.  Worked on the Rhode Island Victory campaign in latter half of 2006, ID-ing and mobilizing likely voters in the U.S. Senate race.  Degree in political science from Allegheny College, 2006.

Trump Victory State Director  Chris Velazco

Deputy state director (from Nov. 2015) and regional director (July-Oct. 2015) at the Ohio Republican Party. Regional director on Heiner-Crosbie for Kentucky, Feb.-May 2015.  Regional director in Oakland Co. (Jan.-Feb. 2015) and field office manager (May-Dec. 2014) for the Michigan Republican Party.   Paralegal, Nov. 2013-May 2014.  Field coordinator on Joe Lhota for Mayor, Oct.-Nov. 2013.  Senior consultant and volunteer director on Ray Perini for Suffolk Co. District Attorney, June-Oct. 2013.  Studied political science and government at Queens College.  twitter

Deputy State Director  Tyson Shepard


Deputy State Director  Drew Thompson

(July 2019)  Field director on Tony Abbott for Parliament (Manly, NSW, Australia), Mar.-June 2019.  Field director in Modesto, CA for the Congressional Leadership Fund, July 2017-Nov. 2018. Bachelor's degree in political science and government from The Ohio State University, 2017.  Interned on Husted for Ohio (Jan.-July 2017) and Stivers for Congress (June-Nov. 2016).  twitter

Deputy State Director  Taylor Frasier

(June 2020...started as a regional field director in Kalamazoo Co., MI, Jan.-June 2020)  Field organizer with the Michigan GOP, Sept. 2019-Jan. 2020.  Lead teach at Gilden Woods, June 2015-Jan. 2020.  B.A. in political science from Western Michigan University, 2018.  twitter

Press Secretary  Chris Gustafson

(April 2020; RNC regional desk coordinator July 2019-May 2020)  Deputy communications director on Bill Schuette for Governor, May-Nov. 2018.  Administrative assistant in the Michigan Attorney General's Office, Jan.-May 2017.  B.A. in media and information from Michigan State University.  twitter

RNC State Data Director  Kelli Wheeler

(July 2019)  Digital director for the Michigan Republican Party, Apr. 2017-July 2019.  twitter

Director of Election Day Operations  Shawn M. Flynn

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Chairwoman  Laura Cox

(elected Feb. 23, 2019)  Republican nominee for Michigan Senate District 7 in 2018.  Elected to the Michigan House, District 19 in 2014 and re-elected in 2016.  Wayne County Commissioner, elected in 2004 and served to 2014.  Special agent with the U.S. Customs Service for 13 years.  Masters in criminal justice research and planning and undergraduate degree in criminal justice from Michigan State University.  twitter

Executive Director  Michael Ambrosini, II

(Apr. 2019)  Principal at Michael Best Strategies, Feb. 2018-Apr. 2019.  Business manager at Data Trust, Sept. 2017-Feb. 2018.  Special Assistant to the President and Director of the Office of the Chief of Staff, Jan.-Sept. 2017.  Office of the Chief of Staff on the White House transition team.  Senior special assistant to Chairman Reince Priebus at the RNC, Feb. 2014-Jan. 2017.  Office of Rep. Sean Duffy, Sept. 2013-Feb. 2014.  Studied at University of Maryland.  twitter

Press Secretary  Hannah Osantowske  twitter

CFO  Henry Tow

Political Coordinator  Mary Shinkle