Clinton 2016 General Election Campaign Organization, Nebraska
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|  8710 F Street, Suite 1120  |  Omaha, NE  68127  402 378-5104  ...opened Aug. 22, 2016
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State Director  Hannah Ledford

Vice president at Moore Campaigns, 2015-16.; Campaign manager on Aimee Belgard for Congress, 2014.  Account executive at Moore Campaigns and the Mack-Crounse Group, 2012-13.  Campaign manager on Brad Harriman for Congress, 2012.  Regional political director for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin, 2011.  Canvass director for the Nebraska Democratic Party, 2008 and 2010.  Bachelor’s degrees in international studies and Latin American studies from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2010.

Communications Director  LeMia Jenkins

(Aug. 2016)  Director of communications to U.S. Rep. Brenda Lawrence (MI).  Director of federal relations for Jackson State University, June 2015-May 2016.  Press secretary/legislative assistant to U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson (MS), April 2013-June 2015.  Associate director of communications to U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (TX), Dec. 2012-April 2013.  Press secretary to U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge (OH), June-Nov. 2012.  M.P.H. in public health marketing and communications from The George Washington University, 2012; M.P.H. in public health from The Hebrew University, 2011; B.A. in mass communications from Tougaloo College, 2010.

Deputy Digital Director  Nathan Rifkin

(Aug. 2016...senior digital staffer in NE)  Staffer on Bernie 2016 starting in July 2015 as the campaign's first organizer in Iowa.  B.A. degrees in political science and sociology from Middlebury College, 2015.


Nebraska Democratic Party  |  201 N 8th Street, #210  |  Lincoln, NE 68508  |  fb/NebraskaDemocraticParty  |  @nebraskadems

Chairman  Vince Powers

(elected June 2012, started Nov. 2012)  Attorney at Vincent M. Powers & Associates in Lincoln.  J.D. (1978) and B.A. (1975) from University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  twitter

Executive Director  Hadley Richters

(announced July 28, 2015; started as interim executive director after Dan Marvin left in Nov. 2014)  Co-owner of the Lincoln-based political consulting and fundraising firm, Richters Brinkman, LLC.  B.A. in political science from University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2001.

Chair-Elect  Jane Kleeb
Elected chair at the state party convention in Kearney in mid-Jun 2016, to start in Nov. 2016.  Founder of the anti-pipeline group Bold Nebraska.