Organization  |  P2020  

Friends of Andrew Yang

(page updated June 6, 2019)

Headquarters: New York, NY.    FEC.
announced Feb. 2, 2018.
https://www.yang2020.com
  |  @andrewyang
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 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 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.


Event Coordinator  Shelby Summerfield

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

Digital Associate  Annie Beyer-Chafets

(May 2019)  Bachelor's degree in psychology from Binghamton University, 2019.

Organizer  Katie Uihlein

Tutor in the greater Pittsburgh area from 2017.  Product specialist for Tesla, 2015-16.  Bachelor's degree in linguistics, philosophy from University of Pittsburgh, 2015.



Treasurer  Wayne Knopp

A CPA in NYC.


Unclear
?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.


IOWA

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


NEW HAMPSHIRE

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


NEVADA



SOUTH CAROLINA

???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.



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