Hutchinson Hires Senior Staff

Jan Morgan confirmed she’ll challenge the governor in the primary.

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Zach C. Cohen
Jan. 2, 2018, 10:14 a.m.

Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R) announced his campaign staff on Monday.

Robert Moery is his campaign manager. He previously worked as an aide in his 2014 campaign and official office. Before that, he worked for Sen. John Boozman (R).

His communications director, Jamie Barker, was previously political director of the state Republican Party and worked on the legislative team in the governor’s office. of the Governor during the 2017 regular session. He is also the current chairman of the Arkansas Young Republicans.

Political Coordinator Seth Mays is currently the Chairman of the Arkansas College Republicans.

Marie Holder is his finance director. She is a former executive director of the state Republican Party of Arkansas and served as deputy press secretary for former Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS).

Jon Gilmore, who managed Hutchinson’s 2014 campaign, will continue as his chief strategist and pollster. (release)

IN OTHER NEWS. Gun-right activist Jan Morgan (R) confirmed she will run for governor. (KATV) She previously launched an exploratory committee.


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