Organization  |  P2020  

Friends of Andrew Yang

(page updated June 6, 2019)

Headquarters: New York, NY.    FEC.
announced Feb. 2, 2018.
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staff press releases

Candidate  Andrew Yang  timeline

Campaign Manager  Zach Graumann

(Mar. 2018)  Co-founder and CEO of SuitUp Incorporated, from June 2014.  Director, head of client philanthropy solutions (June 2014-Mar. 2018); associate director, strategic analyst, wealth management transformation (April 2012-May 2014); and graduate training program analyst (July 2010-April 2012) for UBS Wealth Management.  A.B. in public policy, markets and management studies from Duke University, 2010.  twitter

Chief of Staff  Matthew Shinners

(April 2018)  Senior manager of product strategy (Mar. 2015-Dec. 2017) and instructor (from Mar. 2014) at Manhattan Prep.  Associate director of pre-law programs for Kaplan Test Prep, Jan.-April 2018.  Vice president at Blueprint Test Preparation, Jan. 2010-Dec. 2013.  J.D. from Harvard Law School, 2009; B.S. in biochemistry from Boston College, 2006.

Deputy Chief of Staff/Volunteer Coordinator  Carly Reilly

(started Aug. 18 as deputy chief of staff in New York.  Production assistant at RadicalMedia LLC in NY from May 2018.).  Columnist and producer, 2017.  Analyst for Hutner Capital Management, June 2016-June 2017.  Bachelor's degree in political science and computer science from Tufts University, 2016.  twitter

Chief Operating Officer  Muhan Zhang

(from Aug. 2018; started out as tech guy, Sept. 2017-Aug. 2008)  Senior growth engineer for Open English, April 2016-July 2017.  Software engineer of Biometrics, Sept. 2015-Feb. 2016.  B.S. in management, computer science from Boston College, 2015.


Digital Director Andrew Frawley

(initially communications manager, started in Dec. 2017)  Contributing writer for Thrive Global from June 2017; contributing writer for, Jan.-June 2017; contributing writer (initially community intern) for Startup Grind from Sept. 2016...all in SF Bay area.  Content and growth strategist for SherpaDesk, Oct. 2016-Aug. 2017.  Bachelor's degree in business marketing from Virginia Commonwealth University, 2016.  twitter

Texting Director  Drew Corbitt

(June 2019)  Distributed organizer on Beto for Senate, Aug.-Nov. 2018.  Disaster housing inspector for WSP, Sept.-Dec. 2017.  Vice president of production and publishing (Aug. 2014-Feb. 2017) and project manager (Sept. 2011-Aug. 2014) at iVerse Media, LLC.  Assistant branch manager at Regions Bank, Nov. 2009-Aug. 2011.  Personal banker at Guaranty Bank, 2005-Oct. 2009.  B.S. in business administration and management from LeTourneau University, 2007.

Creative Director  Annie Beyer-Chafets

(initially digital associate, May-Aug. 2019)  Bachelor's degree in psychology from Binghamton University, 2019.  Personal assistant to the CEO of BWD Capital, Oct. 2017-May 2019.  twitter

Creative Director  Luke Hansen

Videographer and filmmaker at Luke Hansen Media in Phoenix since Sept. 2010.  Creative director for The Media Guys, May 2006-Sept. 2010. Videographer/editor at EdTV, Aug. 2004-June 2005.  Studied broadcast television at Scottsdale Community College.  twitter


Director of Distributed Organizing  Shaun Looney

(May 2019)  Summer associate at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, June-Aug. 2018.  Special operations officer, captain in the 75 Ranger Regiment (June 2015-Feb. 2017) and infantry officer, lieutenant (June 2012-May 2015) in the U.S. Army.  M.B.A. from NYU Stern School of Business, 2019; B.S. in accounting from Siena College, 2012.


Director of Communications  Madalin Sammons

(from May 2019, started as press secretay, announced Feb. 28, 2019)  Communications director on West Virginia state Sen. Richard Ojeda's short presidential campaign and his 2018 congressional race in WV-03.  Studied at West Virginia University.  West Virginia native.  twitter

Press Secretary/Director of Political Affairs  Randy Jones

(Apr. 2019...started as deputy press secretary)  Political director for the Peoples House Project from Jan. 2019.  Political director/campaign manager on Richard Ojeda for Congress (WV), Jan.-Nov. 2018.  Strategic partnership manager for Virtual Global, Inc., Oct. -Dec. 2017.  Senior government relations associate for Strategic Health Resources LLC, May 2011-May 2016.  B.S. in political science and government from West Virginia University, 2015.


Finance Director  Dylan Enright

(Apr. 2019)  Founding partner of XX in SF Bay area, July 2018.  Founding partneer of Wefunder, Sept. 2013-Apr. 2019.   Founder of Rightside, Jan. 2012-July 2014.  Degree in economics from Boston College, 2012.


Director of Advance   Ethan Dunn

(July 2019)  Worked for Capital One, June 2015-July 2019.  B.S. in statistics, economics from Duke University, 2016.

Event Coordinator  Shelby Summerfield

(Apr. 2019)  Associate at AlphaSights, Sept. 2018-Apr. 2019.  Undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University, 2018.


Treasurer  Wayne Knopp



Campaign Chair  Al Womble

(announced Mar. 25, 2019)  Third Congressional District Chair for the Iowa Democratic Party and member of the State Central Committee.  Has worked as a pipeline worker with LIUNA Local 353.  twitter

State Coordinator  Jonathan Herzog

(Dec. 2018, based in Iowa City)  Indefinite leave from being a second year law student at Harvard Law School.  M.B.A. from Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University; A.B. from Harvard University, where he was the highest ranked undergraduate.  Grew up in New York but spent several formative years in Alaska (+).  twitter

Des Moines Regional Organizing Director  Pheng Yang


115 Main St., Ste 301, Nashua, NH 03060  ...Yang opened on Aug. 17
1 Raynes Ave, Ste 205, Portsmouth, NH 03801  ...Yang opened on Aug. 18

State Director  Khrystina Snell

(Apr. 2019)  Project manager at Reaching Higher NH, Oct. 2018-Mar. 2019.  Campaign manager (June-Sept. 2018) and call time manager (Mar. 2017-June 2018) on Marchand for NH.  Political director (July-Nov. 2016) and finance assistant (Mar.-July 2016) on Dan Weeks for Executive Council.  Fellow in New England on Hillary for America, Sept. 2015-Feb. 2016.  Bachelor's degree in liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies from University of Massachusetts Lowell, 2018.  twitter



State Coordinator  Dr. Jermaine Johnson Sr.

(announced June 6, 2019)  Owner of Dream Team Consulting LLC from Sept. 2014.and founder and CEO of the New Economic Beginnings Foundation Inc. from Sept. 2014.   Played professional basketball abroad in Canada, Brazil, Mexico, and Portugal, Dec. 2009-May 2015.;drafted to the NBA D-League’s Reno Bighorns.  D.B.A. in organizational leadership from Northcentral University, 2018; Master's degree in project management from Strayer University, 2014; B.A. in communications from the College of Charleston, 2008.