Mitt Romney-Organization, Missouri
revised March 25, 2008

State Director House Speaker Rod Jetton
(endorsement announced April 26, 2007)  Elected to the Missouri House Of Representatives in 2000 and became House Speaker in 2005.  In 1996 Jetton became the youngest-ever elected member of a Missouri county commission.  Founded a real estate business.  As a Marine Corps Officer Jetton served in Bosnia and Somalia; honorably discharged in 1995.  A field coordinator on Congressman Bill Emerson's campaign.  Graduated from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar in 1990 with a double major in history and political science.  Missouri native; born in Desoto.
Deputy Political Director Nicole Brown
Campaign manager at Rod Jetton & Associates since May 2007.  Legislative assistant in the Missouri House of Representatives; field staffer for the Missouri House Republican Campaign Committee, 2006.  Salesperson at Century 21 Realty, 2003-05.  Studied business and economics at Lincoln University.

Former Sen. Jim Talent (R-MO) announced as Domestic Policy Task Force Chairman on February 1, 2007.
("oversee all domestic policy development")  Elected to the U.S. Senate from Missouri in 2002 special election; lost 2006 re-election bid.  Elected to Congress in 1992; served eight years in the U.S. House of Representatives.  Elected to the Missouri House of Representatives in 1984; served eight years.  Law clerk to Judge Richard A. Posner.  J.D. from University of Chicago Law School, 1981.  A.B. in political science from Washington University in St. Louis.

Support of Gov. Matt Blunt (R-MO) announced on Dec. 5, 2006 ("Governors Advisory Council"). (endorsement again announced April 26, 2007)
Elected Missouri's 54th governor in 2004.  Elected Secretary of State in 2000.  Member of the Missouri General Assembly, elected 1998.  Active duty Naval Officer.  Graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1993.  Born and raised in Missouri.

Members Of The Romney For President Missouri Legislative Leadership Team:
(announced Oct. 1, 2007)
- State Senator Jason Crowell  (endorsement announced Aug. 20, 2007)
- State Senator Gary Nodler  (endorsement announced Aug. 20, 2007)
- Speaker Pro Tempore Bryan Pratt
- State Representative Shannon Cooper
- State Representative David Day
- State Representative Doug Funderburk
- State Representative Dwight Scharnhorst
- State Representative Neal St. Onge
- State Representative Bryan Stevenson
(additions announced Dec. 19, 2007)
-Missouri House Speaker-elect Ron Richard
-State Representative Barney Joe Fisher
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