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

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(page updated August 10, 2020)
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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  Brittney Robinson

(from June 2017)  GA-6 CD deputy director (Mar.-June 2017) and operations coordinator in DC, Sept. 2015-Mar. 2017 for the RNC.  Regional field director for the Republican Party of Wisconsin, Jan.-July 2015.  Regional field director for the North Carolina Republican Party, July-Dec. 2014.  Campaign coordinator on Jill Vogel for Senate (VA), Apr.-July 2014.  Account associate at HSP Direct, Aug. 2013-Apr. 2014.  Legislative aide in the Virginia Senate, Nov. 2012-Apr. 2013.  Field marshall in Burlington for the North Carolina Republican Party, Aug.-Nov. 2012.  Communications director on Bryce Reeves for State Senate (VA), May-Nov. 2011.  B.S. in communication from Radford University, 2012.  twitter

Trump Victory Deputy State Director  Thomas Smithfield

(Mar. 2018; started as a regional field director, June 2017-Mar. 2018)  Sous chef at Tobias S. Frogg Inc in Lancaster, June 2012-July 2017.  Campaign manager on People for Prendergast (York, PA), Dec. 2016-June 2017.  Field organizer in York for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania, June-Dec. 2016.  B.A. in political science and government from Millersville University of Pennsylvania, 2015.  twitter

Trump Victory Deputy State Director  James H. Markley

(Apr. 2018)  Campaign manager on Ryan Costello for Congress (PA), Jan.-Apr. 2018.  Associate at Mercury, Feb. 2017-Jan. 2018.  Financial services professional with Mass Mutual Eastern Pennsylvania, Oct. 2015-Jan. 2018.  NEPA field director on Pat Toomey for U.S. Senate, Mar. 2016-Jan. 2017.  District aide to state Rep. Doyle Heffley, May 2014-June 2015.  M.B.A. from Wilkes University, 2017; B.A. in political science and government from West Chester University of Pennsylvania, 2014.  twitter

Trump Victory Deputy State Director  Ashleigh Presnar

(Mar. 2020)  Regional field director in Allegheny Co (Aug. 2018-Mar. 2020) and field organizer (June-Aug. 2018) for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania.  Studied political science at Robert Morris University.  twitter

Trump Victory Deputy State Director  Ryan Rabea

(Mar. 2020)  Executive director of the Republican Committee of Allegheny County, Mar. 2017-Mar. 2020.  Field organizer in the greater Pittsburgh area for the Republican Paryt of Pennsylvania, Feb.-Nov. 2016.  Degree in political science from University of Pittsburgh, 2016.  twitter

Trump Victory Event Director  Lisa Vranicar Patton

(Dec. 2019)  Owner of Twin Ponds Family Recreation Center, facilities in Mechanicsburg and Harrisburg.  Political director on Mango for Governor, Feb. 2017-May 2018.  Statewide leadership team on Pennsylvania Women for Trump and volunteer coordinator at the Central PA Trump Victory Center, Apr.-Nov. 2016.  Studied history, international relations at Immaculate University.  twitter

Events Coordinator  Carolyn Wolf


Agriculture Coalition Coordinator  Anna Aurand


Latino Coalition Coordinator  Christine Barrios

Sportsman/2nd Amendment Coalition Coordinator  Suk Smith

Trump Victory Press Secretary  Melissa Reed

(May 2020)  Co-founder of turquoise, original painting, drawing and photography, Sept. 2013-Apr. 2020.  Advance associate at The White House, Jan.-Aug. 2019.  Advance event setup on Donald J. Trump for President, Inc., July-Nov. 2018.  M.Ed. from Alvernia University; B.S. in business administration and finance from Villanova University School of Business, 2006; previously at William & Mary.  twitter

Voter Registration Director  Ryan DeMara

(Feb. 2020)  Regional field director for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania, July 2019-Feb. 2020.  Communications for PA Young Republicans, May 2018-Feb. 2020.  Constituent outreach specialist in the PA House, Feb.-July 2019.  Southeastern regional field director on Lou Barletta for Senate, Apr.-Nov. 2018.  Bachelor's degree in communication and political science from Villanova University, 2018; chairman of the Pennsylvania Federation of College Republicans, Dec. 2017-Apr. 2018.  twitter

Regional Field Directors include

NW (Erie, Crawford, Mercer, Warren and Forest) Peter Brath  twitter

SW  Joe Vazzano  twitter

W  Louis Focht  twitter

Berks, Northampton  Andres Weller  twitter

Region 10 Bucks and Philadelphia   Philip Mironov  twitter

Dallas McClintock  twitter

Trump Victory Lackawanna
NEPA Trump Victory
West PA for Trump

Leadership Initiative Director  John Koons 


Republican Party of Pennsylvania  |  fb/PennsylvaniaGOP  |  @pagop

Chairman  Lawrence Tabas

( elected July 13, 2019)  Chair of Obermayer’s Health Care Law Department and Election Law Practice Group.  Served as general counsel to the Republican Party of Pennsylvania for many years.  A leader on Pennsylvania legal teans of several presidential campaigns: Romney (2012), McCain (2008), Bush (2004) and Reagan (1984).  Candidate for Philadelphia City Controller, 1985.  Candidate for PA State House, 1980.  J.D. from Georgetown Law School, 1978; M.A. and B.A. from University of Pennsylvania, 1975.

Vice Chairwoman  Bernadette Comfort

Senior Advisor/Acting Executive Director  Vonne Andring

(started as senior advisor July 2019)  Founder (2011) and principal at Andring Consulting.  Commissioner on the Southwest PA Planning Commission, 2014-18.  Pennsylvania state director on Cruz for President, Jan.-May 2016.  Director of coalitions on Tom Corbett for Governor, May-Dec. 2014.  Director of strategy and public relations fr the PA state chapter of Americans for Prosperity, Mar.-Nov. 2011.  English teacher in the Kiski Area School District, Sept. 2000-Aug. 2007.  Paratrooper, combat soldier, Gulf War veteran in the U.S. Army, Jan. 1989-92.  Master's degree in strategic public relations from The George Washington University; B.A. in English from Seton Hill College.  twitter

[Gerald Wosewick served as executive director July 2019-Mar. 2020]