2020 Presidential Campaign Committee, Inc.
Candidate Bill Weld timeline
wife Leslie Marshall (writer)
Chairman R.J. Lyman
(Feb. 2019) Director at Ermont, Inc. (from July 2018); senior advisor at ML Strategies, LLC (from Jan. 2015); of counsel at Mintz Levin (from Oct. 2014); and founder and treasurer (from July 2016) of Solifico (Socially Liberal, Fiscally Conservative). Chairman of New England Hydropower Company LLC, Jan. 2011-Apr. 2015. President and COO (Jan. 2013-Oct. 2014) and senior vice president, general counsel and secretary (Oct. 2011-Jan. 2013) at General Compression. Partner at Goodwin Procter LLP, July 1998-Sept. 2011. Senior advisor to Gov. Bill Weld, Assistant Environment Secretary, and MEPA director, 1995-98. J.D. from Vermont Law School, 1993; B.A. in history from Harvard College, 1986.
General Consultant Stuart Stevens
(reported by AP on Mar. 15, 2019) Founding
partner with Russ Schriefer of Strategic Partners &
Media. 25 years as "lead strategist and media consultant for
some of the nation’s toughest political campaigns;"work on five
presidential campaigns including senior advisor/chief strategist on
Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign. Attended Colorado
College, Pembroke College, Oxford, Middlebury College’s Bread Loaf
School of English, UCLA Graduate Film School, and the American Film
Institute. Author of six books. twitter
Communications Director Joe Hunter
Speechwriter Josh Guckert
(July 2019) Associate attorney at Welch, Gold,
Fiffik, PC in Pittsburgh area, from Aug. 2018. Political director
on Dale Kearns for U.S. Senate. Campaign manager on Drew Gray
Miller for Congress, Jan.-Mar. 2018. J.D. from University of
Pittsburgh School of Saw, 2016; bachelor's degree in history from
University of Pittsburgh, 2013. twitter
Finance Director Ieva Smidt
Self-employed fundraising consultant from Feb.
director on the Baker Polito Committee, July 2018-Jan. 2019.
Campaign manager/fundraising director on Keiko Orrall for State
Treasurer, Jan.-June 2018. Consultant with Florida Finance
Strategies, Aug. 2014-Jan. 2018. Government relations for the
Aleksander Group, Mar.-June 2017. Executive assistant to the
chief of staff in the Office of the Florida House Speaker, Nov
2012-July 2014. House liaison, House campaigns for the Republican
Party of Florida, Aug. 2010-Nov. 2012. M.S. in applied American
politics and policy from (2014) and B.S. in political science and
government (2010) from Florida State University. twitter
Director of Administration Natalie Cookson
(Apr. 2019) Business development associate at
2018-Apr. 2019. Manager, supplier operations at Wayfair,
Nov. 2017-June 2018. Program manager at the U.S. Department of
Defense, June 2015-Nov. 2017. Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton,
Sept. 2012-June 2015. B.S.B.A. in finance and insurance,
management from Northeastern University, 2012.
Chairman Peter Spaulding
(announced Sept. 10, 2019)
County Commissioner. Chaired Sen. McCain's 2008 and 2000 New
Hampshire primary campaign. Director
business relations for the NH Department of Employment Security,
Jan. 2007-June 2010. Executive
(District Two) from 1983-2006. Vice president for
community relations with Providian National Bank in Concord, May
1994-Mar. 2006. A Merrimack County Commissioner from 1970-92 (one
of three). B.A. in political science from the
University of New Hampshire in 1966. New Hampshire native; grew
up in Bradford, resident of Hopkinton.
Senior Advisor Alex Talcott
Field Representative/Media Strategist Jack Yates
(June 2019) Bachelor's degree in
film/cinema/video studies from University of Vermont, 2019.
Field Representative Tim Stap
(Apr. 2019) Graduate student in political
science and government at Boston College. B.A. in political
science and government from Saint Anselm College, 2019.
Field Representative Ryan Dumont
Campaign Manager Jennifer Horn
(April 15-June 14, 2019) Strategic
communications consultant. Columnist
for the Union Leader from May
Two terms as chair of the New Hampshire Republican Party, elected Jan.
23, 2013, served to Jan. 2017. Executive recruiter for Petrocelli
Workforce Solutions, 2014. Director of development and community
affairs for the Salvation Army in Nashua, 2013-14.
Founder/president of "We The People: A First-in-the-Nation Freedom
Forum" – a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and
preserving the founding principles of the nation, 2010-11.
Candidate for the Republican nomination for Congress in CD-2 in 2010,
and the Republican nominee in CD-2 in 2008. Award-winning radio
talk show host ("On the Air with Jennifer Horn" on WSMN from 2006-10),
newspaper columnist and small business owner. Columnist for the Nashua Telegraph. 2002-08.
Long-time resident of Nashua, NH. Studied communications at the
College of Saint Rose in New York. twitter