updated June 6, 2019)
Candidate Andrew Yang timeline
Campaign Manager Zach Graumann
CEO of SuitUp
Incorporated, from June 2014. Director, head of client
philanthropy solutions (June
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,
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
Kairos.com-Facial 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 LifeHack.org, 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
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 Rapid 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
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
Event Coordinator Shelby Summerfield
(Apr. 2019) Associate at AlphaSights, Sept.
Undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University, 2018.
Digital Associate Annie Beyer-Chafets
(May 2019) Bachelor's degree in psychology from
Organizer Katie Uihlein
Tutor in the greater Pittsburgh area from 2017.
specialist for Tesla, 2015-16. Bachelor's degree in linguistics,
philosophy from University of Pittsburgh, 2015.
Treasurer Wayne Knopp
A CPA in NYC.
?Director Kevin Wang
(Dec. 2017) Associate at StarLake Capital in Hong Kong, May 2016-June 2017. B.S. in business administration, finance from U.S.C., 2015.
?Campaign Chief Nicholas R.
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
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,
???Campaign Chair????State Director??? 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.
Have helped but not
officially on the campaign...
Publicist Kim Rahily
President/Founder. KRPR Creative Public Relations in Los Angeles since Jan. 2010. Editor for the International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Assn., Jan. 2008-May 2010. CMO of Get to Give, LLC, Jan. 2006-Dec. 2007. President of KRPR, Inc. Public Relations in Beverly Hills, Aug. 1991-Jan. 2003. Publicity director at Max Factor, Mar. 1998-Mar. 1991. B.A. in journailsm, broadcast and film from San Diego State University-Cal. State University, 1982. twitter
Creative Strategist Dawn Howard
Graduate student in interdisciplinary studies at New York University; also experimental musician/visual artist. Research assistant at Montclair State University, Sept. 2015-Sept. 2017. Bachelor's degree in psychology from Monclair State University, 2016.