Obama General Election Campaign Organization, Louisiana
revised April 14, 2009  disclaimer

Obama for America 
State Director
David Huynh
(announced Aug. 2008)  On leave from College Hill Strategy Group, a boutique media consulting firm in New Orleans, where he started in April.  Managed state Rep. Karen Carter Peterson's 2007 re-election campaign and Cheryl Gray's successful campaign for state Senate.  Field director on Peterson's unsuccessful 2006 primary challenge to Rep. William Jefferson.  Also managed Beasley Denson's campaign for tribal chief of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.  Degree in political science from Loyala University in New Orleans, May 2008.  Morgan City native.

Southwest (volunteer?)
Chair - Diana Hamilton
CFO & Director of Public Relations - Dedria Walton
1820 Oak Park Blvd., Lake Charles, LA 70601
2115 Moeling Street Suite B, Lake Charles, LA 70601

Louisiana Democratic Party  | 701 Government Street  |  Baton Rouge, LA  70802      >
Chris Whittington
(elected Jan. 2006)  Attorney with The Whittington Law Firm in Baton Rouge.  J.D. from Southern University Law Center, 1992.  B.S. in finance from Louisiana Technical University, 1987.

Executive Director
Britton Loftin
(March 2008)  Joined the party in 2006 as a field organizer (north Louisiana), and field director in 2007.  Previously worked on campaigns in Mississippi, where he is originally from.  Graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi.

Office Manager
Michelle Brister

Traci Hampton

Finance Director

Communications Director (DNC State Party Partnership Staff) Scott Jordan
(July 2008)  Editor at the Independent Weekly (Lafayette) for nearly five years.  Previously worked for the Gambit Weekly (New Orleans) 1998-2003, and for Offbeat magazine (1993-98).

Technology Director (DNC State Party Partnership Staff) Ed Wisham

Field Director (DNC State Party Partnership Staff) David Wilburn

Field Organizer (DNC State Party Partnership Staff) Kimberly Hulbert

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