McCain General Election Campaign Organization, Nebraska
updated March 9, 2009

McCain-Palin 2008
Regional Headquarters: 6334 S. Racine Circle, Suite 200, Centennial, CO 80111
Regional Campaign Manager, South Central (AR, CO, KS, LA, NE, OK and TX) Craig Goldman
Candidate for Texas State Representative (Fort Worth HD-97) in the Nov. 6, 2007 special election.  Executive director of McCain's Straight Talk America, started Aug. 2005, then executive director on McCain's campaign in California through March or April 2007.  Goldman has been in and out of politics.  His private sector experience includes vice president of Ronnie's LLC of Ft. Worth, TX, his family’s retail business specializing in fine wines and epicurean foods, for seven years; and head of government relations at InsCap, LLC, an insurance and capital markets start-up company with offices in Nashville and New York.  In politics he managed former Los Altos Hills Mayor Toni Casey's campaign for the 2004 Republican U.S. Senate nomination in California.  Volunteered as needed on McCain's 2000 campaign.  Campaign manager on Rob Mosbacher for mayor of Houston, TX, 1997.  Worked for Sen. Phil Gramm for five years, starting in 1991 as assistant to Gramm at the NRSC and working on special projects (Iowa Straw Poll, the Florida GOP Presidency 3 and the Iowa Caucuses) on his 1996 presidential campaign.  B.A. in government from the University of Texas in Austin, 1991.

Victory Office
: 2819 S. 125th Ave, Suite 362, Omaha, NE 68144

Nebraska Republican Party 
1610 ‘N’ Street  |  Lincoln, NE 68508   >
Mark Quandahl
Attorney at Brumbaugh & Quandahl, P.C., L.L.O. in Omaha.  Nebraska State Senator, 1999-2005.  Undergraduate (1984) and J.D. (1987) degrees from University of Nebraska at Lincoln.

Executive Director
Matt Miltenberger
(Jan. 2008)  Staff assistant at the Nebraska Ethanol Board.  Worked on Pete Ricketts' campaign for U.S. Senate in 2006.  Graduate of the University of Nebraska at Lincoln.  Native of Danville, IA.

Communications Director
Stacey Van Zuiden
(started at the party in Jan. 2007; worked as staff assistant and field director)  B.A. in political science, philosophy, pre-law from University of Nebraska at Lincoln, 2007.

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