People-Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT)
updated Oct. 19, 2006
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In 2004 served as s enior advisor
charged with designing and managing the DNC's surrogate operation (announced
April 16, 2004). Former advisor to the Dean campaign. Former
Chief of Staff to Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro. New Hampshire native
and sister of former New Hampshire Democratic Party Chairman Joe Keefe.
With other Clinton speechwriters
formed West Wing Writers. Special Assistant to the President for
National Security Affairs and Foreign Policy Speechwriter for President
Clinton. Senior Domestic Policy Speechwriter for Vice President Al
Gore. Senior advisor and chief speechwriter for HUD Secretary Andrew
Cuomo; and for House Minority Whip David Bonior (D-MI). Chief speechwriter
for Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) on his 1992 presidential campaign. Sports
writer for the Norwich Bulletin. B.A. from University of Connecticut,
Moved over from position as
Director of Media Technology in Dodd's Senate office. In 2004 he
was director of the StopSinclair campaign, a co-founder and director of
Concerts for Change (group organizing benefit concerts to support John
Kerry and other Democrats and mobilize swing-state voters), and a co-creator
of the KerryConnector; with CGL Group. Worked for five years as a
software developer for the Harvard Graduate School of Education, a private
software firm in New York City, Harvard Law School, and on his own as a
consultant. Graduate of Boston University School of Law and Harvard
|Director of Media Technologies
Previously a public relations
consultant at Weber Merritt. Over seven years of Capitol Hill experience:
Chief of Staff to Representative Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY), and also managed
McCarthy's 1996 House campaign. Press Secretary and Floor Assistant
to Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, Chief Deputy Democratic Whip in the House
of Representatives. Press Secretary for Minnesota Congressman
David Minge. Press Assistant for Minnesota Congressman Gerry Sikorski.
Undergraduate degree from Florida International University, graduated degree
from the George Washington University.
Kerry/Edwards '04 national finance
director (East). With Rachel Hirschberg did Northeast and Mid-Atlantic
finance on Clark for President. With Rachel Hirschberg formed a political
fundraising and non-profit development company headquartered in Washington,
DC. National finance director for the DNC in 2001. Associate
vice president for development for the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS
Foundation. Graduate of Sweet Briar College, 1991.
With Stephanie Berger, Hirschberg
did Northeast and Mid-Atlantic finance on Clark for President. With
Stephanie Berger formed a political fundraising and non-profit development
company headquartered in Washington, DC. Vice President of Development
and Senior Advisor to the New Democrat Network. Vice President of
the Fund for the Capitol Visitor Center, a public-private partnership with
the United States Congress. Has worked on numerous campaigns and
was a political appointee to former President Bill Clinton.
Tracey Buckman & Associates.
Former finance director at the DSCC.
|Chief of Staff
||Sheryl V. Cohen
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