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

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Trump Victory Regional Political Director Southern Atlantic (KY, NC, SC, TN and VA)  Jason Simmons

(Mar. 2019)  Associate Administrator at the U.S. Small Business Administration, Nov. 2017-Mar. 2019.  Chief of staff (Apr.-Nov. 2017) and senior White House advisor (Jan.-Apr. 2017) for the U.S. Office of Personnel Management.  North Carolina state director for the Trump campaign, Aug.-Nov. 2016.   Comes to the campaign from the Office of Gov. Pat McCrory.  Senior advisor to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, April 2013-Dec. 2015.  Worked in Office of Gov. Pat McCrory, Jan.-April 2013.  Regional manager for Charlotte on RNC Victory in North Carolina; during the South Carolina primary campaign, Simmons was field director assistant at Mitt Romney for President and executive director of South Carolina Students for Mitt Romney.  M.A. in international studies, international relations and foreign policy analysis (2012) and B.A. in political science, Islamic studies (2010) from University of South Carolina-Columbia.  Combat medic/mental health specialist in the U.S. Army Reserve, 1996-2004.  twitter

State Director  Bethany Hudson

(announced July 17, 2019)  North Carolina director of coalitions and surrogate operation on Trump's 2016 general election campaign, Aug.-Nov. 2016.  Legislative assistant to state Rep. Bob Steinburg from Jan. 2013.  A regional field coordinator for Americans for Prosperity, Feb.-Dec. 2012.  Served as a president of the Wake County Republican Women's Club, Dec. 2013-May 2015.  Degree in political science from the University of North Carolina Wilmington, 2010.  twitter

Deputy State Director  Jeffrey Biggs

(Oct. 2019)  Legislative assistant in the NC General Assembly, Jan.-Oct. 2019.  Field director on Walker4NC, May-Nov. 2018.  B.A. in political science and history from Campbell University, 2018.  Executive vice chairman (Apr. 2017-Mar. 2018) and political director (Mar. 2016-Mar. 2017) with the North Carolina Federation of College Republicans.  twitter

Deputy State Director  Matt Judge


Deputy State Director  Hannah Weeks


Regional Field Directors include
Greensboro  Dakota Cook

(Oct. 2019)  Field researcher in Michigan for America Rising Corporation, Mar.-Oct. 2019.  Mid-Michigan field organizer for the House Republican Campaign Committee, June-Nov. 2018.  Studied biomedical sciences/pre-medicine from Central Michigan University.  twitter 

Rocky Mount  Joshua Bailey
(Apr. 2020)  Legislative assistant for the New York State Senate, Dec. 2017-Apr. 2020.  B.A. in political science from SUNY Oneonta, 2017; studied at Fulton-Montgomery Community College.  twitter

Events Director  Meredith Batchelor


Coalitions Director  Faith Jones


Youth Coalitions Coordinator  Corinne King

(Mar. 2020)  Regional field director in Greensboro for the NRSC, Nov. 2019-Mar. 2020.  B.A. in international relations and affairs from High Point University, 2020.  twitter 

Communications Director  Patrick Gates McGavick

Student body president at University of Notre Dame, 2019.  From Naples, FL.  twitter

Data Director  Alex Henderson


Administration Assistant  Derrick Nipper


Trump Victory North Carolina Finance Chair Louis DeJoy
(also RNC National Deputy Finance Chair)

Trump Campaign Honorary State Chairs

Senator Richard Burr
Senator Thom Tillis
Congressman Virginia Foxx
Congressman Patrick McHenry
Congressman George Holding
Congressman Richard Hudson
Congressman Mark Meadows
Congressman David Rouzer
Congressman Mark Walker
Congressman Ted Budd
Lt Governor Dan Forest
Comm. of Agriculture & Consumer Affairs Steven Troxler
Speaker Tim Moore
House Speaker Pro Tempore Sarah Stevens
House Majority Leader John Bell, IV
House Deputy Majority Leader Brenden Jones
Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger
Senate Deputy President Pro Tempore Senator Ralph Hise
Senate Majority Leader Harry Brown

Trump Campaign Chair 
Rockingham County Sheriff Sam Page

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Chairman  Michael Whatley

(elected June 13, 2019)  Partner at HBW Resources (energy consulting) since 2007.  Executive vice president of the Consumer Energy Alliance, Jan. 2008-June 2019.  President of Patriot Group, LLC, Jan. 2005-Dec. 2007.  Chief of staff to U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Dole, Jan.-Dec. 2004; subcommmittee staff director and chief counsel, Jan 2003-Jan. 2004.  Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary at the U.S. Department of Energy, Jan. 2001-Jan 2003.  Counselor to the Conference Secretary at the U.S. Senate (Sen. Paul Coverdell), Apr.-Dec. 2000.  J.D. from University of Notre Dame Law School, 1997; M.A. in theology from University of Notre Dame, 1994; M.A. in religion from Wake Forest University, 1993; B.A. in history from UNC at Charlotte, 1991.  twitter

Vice Chairwoman  Miriam Chu

Executive Director  Jason Doré

(announced May 27, 2020)  Assistant chief counsel for external affairs for the Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy from Apr. 2017.  Executive director of the Louisiana Republican Party, started Feb. 2011 as interim ex. dir., served to Mar. 31, 2017.  Partner at Christensen, Doré, Jeansonne & Shahla, P.L.C. from Nov. 2010 and partner at Politiceaux Consulting from Jan. 2009 and legal counsel at Radjet LLC from Nov. 2008.  Campaign manager on Woody Jenkins for Congress, 2008. Communications/political director at the Republican Party of Louisiana, June 2007-Jan. 2008.  J.D. from Louisiana State University, 2007; B.A. in mass communications/political communications from Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 2003.  Lafayette native.  twitter

Deputy State Director  Nick Strong

(Apr. 2020; started as  regional field director in Wilmington, Aug. 2019-Apr. 2020)  Field director on Lenny Curry for Mayor (Jacksonville, Jan.-Feb. 2019.  Field organizer in Wilmington for the North Carolina Republican Party, Aug.-Dec. 2018. Manager at Stronghold Management Group in Madison, WI, Sept. 2016-July 2018.   Lawn specialist at TruGreen, June 2015-May 2017.  Worked at Walgreens, Mar. 2012-June 2015.  Studied at Iona College and Illinois State University.  twitter

Senior Aide to the Chairman  Joseph Buckner

Political Director and Chief Counsel  Philip Thomas

Legal Strategy Director  Kevin Cline

Coalitions Director  Chase Gaines

Finance Director  Amanda Parrish

Accounting Director  Greg Fornshell

Accounting Intern  Bryce Davis

Digital Director  Sasha Duncan

Digital Assistant  Kimmy Byrd

Digital Interns  Amanda Harley, Daya Durham, Kaitlyn Barbour

Press Secretary  Tim Wigginton  twitter

Communications Assistant  Nzinga Johnson

Director of Judicial Elections  Sarah Newby

Judicial Digital Intern  Patterson Sheehan

Logistics Director  Josh Fritz

Logistics Intern  Felix Jarvis-Earle