Meet the staff members behind the Iowa Democratic Party!

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Kevin Geiken
Executive Director

Melissa Watson
Chief Financial Officer

Erika Bartlett
Finance Director

Jacob Becklund
Senate Campaign Director

Emily Waggoner
House Campaign Director

Jonah Hermann
Head of Media

Mandy McClure
Communications Director

Seth Cohen
Caucus to Convention Director

Eva Mitchell
Data Director

Carissa Best
Senate Finance Director

Zach Taylor
House Finance Director

Stu Adams
House Candidate Services Director

Blair Lawton
Party Affairs Director

Mauricio Diaz
1st District Director

Hal Goetz
2nd District Director

Amanda Ludwigs
3rd District Director

Caitrin Sneed
4th District Director

Jacob Madden
Finance Assistant

Interested in joining our team? Click here for a list of open positions.