Monday Donald J. Trump announced the expansion of his campaign team to include state directors in Georgia, Ohio and Oklahoma. Brandon Phillips will serve as Trump campaign state director in Georgia, Rob Scott will serve as Trump campaign state director in Ohio, and Stephanie Milligan will serve as Trump campaign state director in Oklahoma.
Mr. Trump stated, “While other candidates are being forced to scale back on their staffs or consider dropping out of the race, we are assembling an extensive campaign team to harness the tremendous enthusiasm we are receiving from proud Americans across the country. I will secure our border, take care of our veterans, and bring jobs back from overseas. We will continue to grow our incredible team and share my vision to Make America Great Again!”
Brandon Phillips is a Republican strategist in Georgia and Managing Partner at Wiregrass Strategy Group. Brandon has more than a decade of campaign experience at the local, state and federal levels including serving as state director for Mitt Romney in 2008. Brandon was recently nominated for Republican Leadership Georgia and currently serves on the GAGOP State Committee.
Rob Scott is a native Ohioan who grew up in Kettering. He is a practicing attorney, a Kettering City Councilman, a weekly columnist for the Dayton City Paper, and an adjunct instructor. Scott is the former Chairman of the Montgomery County Republican Party and the founder of the Dayton Tea Party. He has served on the ballot committee for a statewide initiative to end Ohio’s estate tax, and has worked on numerous statewide campaigns and local races.
Stephanie Milligan is a political consultant and public relations specialist who has worked alongside the Oklahoma Republican Party since her tenure as Chairwoman of the Oklahoma Federation of Young Republicans. Milligan has served as the finance director and consultant for multiple federal and state campaigns, ballot initiatives, and not for profit organizations. In recent years her business has expanded to include government relations and corporate communications for several entities throughout the state of Oklahoma.
In addition to Georgia, Ohio and Oklahoma, the Trump Campaign also has staff in Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Nevada, New Hampshire, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia and is headquartered in New York.
Elections for the Oklahoma Presidential primary will be held March 1, 2016. You can find more information about the candidates on FortySix News 2016 Elections page.