Organization  |  P2020  

Friends of Andrew Yang

(page updated April 10, 2019)

Headquarters: New York, NY.
announced Feb. 2, 2018
  |  @andrewyang  |  FEC.
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

Tech Guy  Muhan Zhang

(Sept. 2017)  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.

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

Communications Manager  Andrew Frawley

(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

Press Secretary Madalin Sammons

(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

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

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.