Obama General Election
Campaign Organization, Delaware
April 14, 2009 disclaimer
Obama for America |
1000 Justison Street | Wilmington, DE 19801
Came to the campaign from position
as director of constituent services in Sen. Joe Biden's office; started
working for Biden in his in 2005 as a staff assistant. Life
skills and social work coordinator at Elijah's Promise in New
Brunswick. Flight attendant for US Airways.
M.S.W. from Rutgers University, 2003. Undergraduate degree in political
science from the University of Delaware after transferring from
Two years in the Peace Corps as a rural community health volunteer in
Benin. Worked as an investment banker in San Francisco. J.D. from Harvard Law, 2006. Undergraduate degree from Harvard College,
Party | 19 E. Commons Blvd., 2nd
Floor | New Castle, DE 19720
May 2005) Delaware Grapevine: "a political player who has been
around since the 1960s as a New Castle County councilman, congressional
candidate [lost to Pete duPont in 1970], Cabinet secretary and New
Castle County Democratic chair."
(started Jan. 31, 2005) Campaign coordinator on
Lt. Gov. John Carney's 2004 re-election campaign. Field
coordinator in Sussex County, 2002. Graduate of the University of
Delaware with degrees in political science and women's studies, 2002.
(started Aug. 2007) Reporter
at WHYY, 2006-07. Reporter at Media General, KWCH-TV,
2003-06. Reporter at KDLT-TV, 2001-02. B.A. in journalism,
public relations and advertising from Temple University.
Field organizer for the
Delaware Democratic Party, 2006. Graduate of Albright College;
worked for the Reading City Council and city clerk while at Albright,
and worked on Lois Murphy’s 2004 congressional campaign.
(started Aug. 2007) Graduate
of Delaware State University, 20007; served as president of College
(started in 2006) Paginator
for Independent Newspapers, 2004-06. Graduate of Wellesley
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