...part of ONE Campaign
Founded by 11 aid groups:
Bread for the World, CARE, DATA, International Medical Corps, International
Rescue Committee, Mercy Corps, Oxfam America, Plan USA, Save the Children
US, World Concern, and World Vision.
(announced Nov. 29, 2006; start
Jan. 2007) Worked for Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) for nearly 15 years
including as his chief of staff from 1999 to the end of 2006.
|President and CEO of ONE
ONE Vote '08
Headquarters: 1400 Eye Street, Suite 601, Washington,
DC 20005 202.552.4990
National Campaign Managers
Former chief of staff to Congressman
Mark Kirk (R-IL).
|Republican Campaign Manager
||Liesl Gillespie Hickey
In 2007 VandenBerg joined with
Steve Jarding to form Maverick Strategies
and Mail LLC, a political consulting firm. Campaign manager on
Jim Webb's 2006 campaign for U.S. Senate in Virginia. Campaign manager
on Amy Klobuchar's 2006 primary campaign for U.S. Senate in Minnesota.
Director of the North Carolina Coordinated Campaign in Fall 2004.
Oklahoma state director on Gen. Wesley Clark's 2004 primary campaign (the
only state Clark won). Iowa state director on Sen. Bob Graham's presidential
campaign in 2003. Caucus director for the Iowa Democratic Party.
Deputy director of the Iowa Democratic Party's 2002 Coordinated Campaign.
VandenBerg started her career as a field organizer on Congressman
Leonard Boswell's 1998 campaign, and worked for Boswell for four years
including managing his 2000 campaign and serving as his communications
director in Washington. Degree in political science from Central
College. Originally from Pella, Iowa.
|Democratic Campaign Manager
Former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle
- ONE Vote '08 Democratic Co-Chair
Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist
ONE Vote '08 Republican Co-Chair
Headquarters: 315 E 5th St Suite #121, Des Moines, IA
designer for Crescent Heights at the Falls/Pinnacle in Minneapolis, MN.
Construction supervisor/sales/design for Madison Development Group at Dos
Santos in Santa Fe, NM. Private art instructor for The Young Artist
Studio. B.A. in fine art and design with a minor in advertising from
Iowa State University.
Interned at the Republican Party
of Iowa for the 2006 cycle, and worked at the Iowa State Capitol.
Attended the University of Iowa. Originally from Illinois, is now
a resident of Des Moines.
Most recently spent time in
Minneapolis at photography school before returning to Iowa to join the
ONE Campaign in May 2007. After graduating from Iowa State he worked
as a photography intern at the Journal Times in Racine, Wisconsin.
Graduate of Iowa State University with a degree in journalism and photography;
he worked as a photographer and photo editor of the Iowa State Daily
as well as photo director of Ethos, the school magazine.
Campaign manager on Rob Hogg's
successful bid for the Iowa State Senate. Field director/assistant
for Kay Halloran's successful mayoral race in Cedar Rapids in 2005.
Team Leader for the Iowa Democratic Party in 2004. Two cycles clerking
in the Iowa State Legislature. B.A. in political science from Coe
College in Cedar Rapids, IA.
Regional field director on Sen.
John McCain's Iowa caucus campaign. Finance assistant on Rep. Jim
Nussle's 2006 gubernatorial campaign. Graduate of the University
of Northern Iowa with a degree in political science.
In 2007 Jerabek worked for Sen.
John McCain's Iowa caucus campaign before joining ONE Vote '08 in August.
Worked on Jim Nussle's gubernatorial campaign during the 2006 primary and
general election. Worked at the Republican Party of Iowa during the
2004 cycle, focusing on several state legisative races throughout western
Iowa. Graduate of Creighton University.
B.A. in Public Administration
and French, Certificate in Global Health and Health Disparities, M.A. in
Community Health Education from the University of Northern Iowa. Awarded
by Physicians for Human Rights for dedication to raising awareness about
the crisis of AIDS pandemic in Rwanda, and advocating for more Global Fund
to fight HIV/AIDS. Worked as academic support specialist for minority students
at the University of Northern Iowa. Born and raised in Kigali, Rwanda.
||Natalie M. Sugira
Terry Branstad - Iowa ONE Vote
'08 Republican Co-Chair
Former Governor of Iowa
Sally Pederson - Iowa ONE Vote ’08
Former Lieutenant Governor
Headquarters: 142 North Main Street, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 228-9300 ...opened
Partner at Coniston Communications,
a public relations and political consulting firm in Concord. Formed
The Government Relations Group, a consulting firm, with David Currier and
was reported by The Politico to have signed on with Pataki's PAC.
Served for twelve years as an aide to U.S. Rep. Charles Bass in several
positions including district director.
Recently earned a M.P.A. from
Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. Led Early Learning NH, a
non-profit organization dedicated to expanding access to quality child
care in New Hampshire. Undergraduate degree from Fairfield University.
A ONE Campaign staff member
since August 2006. Worked in the House of Commons in the United Kingdom.
|Regional Field Organizer
B.A. in political science from
Loyola College in Maryland, 2007. Throughout her college career she
interned for then Congressman Jeb Bradley, and in 2006 she worked as a
field representative and assistant press secretary on his campaign.
Born and raised in Southern New Hampshire.
Campaign manager for Maggie
Hassan’s successful run for the State Senate in 2006 Taught
English as a second language in Xi’an, China. New Hampshire community
organizer for Planned Parenthood of Northern New England. Graduate
of Saint Anselm College in 2004 with a B.A in politics and was an area
organizer for Howard Dean's presidential campaign.
Rich Ashooh - New Hampshire ONE
Vote ’08 Republican Co-Chair
Vice President, Government
Relations, Electronics & Integrated Solutions
Joseph F. Keefe - New Hampshire
ONE Vote ’08 Democratic Co-Chair
President and CEO, Pax World
Headquarters: 1323 Pendleton St., Columbia, SC 29201
(started Oct. 3, 2007; succeeded
Mekell Mikell who left to work on Hillary Clinton's campaign) Crawford
previously worked for CW 47 (WZRB-TV), Carolina First Bank and Farm Bureau
Insurance. B.A. in journalism/mass communications from the University
of South Carolina. From Anderson.
Previously worked at the South
Carolina Republican Party. B.A. in political science from the University
of South Carolina. Raised in Augusta, GA.
Pruitt is a senior political
science major at the College of Charleston and has worked with Communities
in Schools in Charleston. He grew up in the Washington, D.C. metro
Jim Hodges - South Carolina ONE
Vote '08 Democratic Co-Chair
Former Governor of South
Joe Wilson - South Carolina ONE
Vote '08 Republican Co-Chair
United States Congressman
|Deputy State Director/Field
Sig Rogich - NV ONE Vote ’08 Republican
President, The Rogich Communications
Billy Vassiliadis - Nevada ONE Vote
'08 Democratic Co-Chair
Andre Agassi - NV ONE Vote '08 Honorary
Retired Professional Tennis
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