WV Young Republicans Organized for 2008 Election
August 11th, 2008 Contact: Lisa Peana
Kenova, WV – The WV Young Republicans are poised for the General Election. "Our organization will lay the foundation for tomorrows leaders here in
The organization consists of:
Ashley Stinnett- State Chairman and holds a BA from
Lisa Peana – serves as Executive Director for the YR’s. She recently served as President of the State Republican Club where she over-saw the recruitment of candidates and is currently a Candidate for the House of Delegates in District 17.
Mike Ankrom – Regional Coordinator. Formerly worked for the WVGOP and as a field rep for Bush/Cheney 04. Currently, he is the Campaign Director for Dan Greear. He holds a BA and Masters from
April Black-Cabell Co officer and Treasurer. April is a Marshall Graduate and works for a
Nora Ankrom- Secretary for the WVYR's and recent Marshall Graduate.
Sara Schofield- National Committeewoman with the WVYR's and holds a Bachelor’s and Masters in Biology from
"Our main purpose (as an organization) is getting Republicans elected in the Fall. We share the same notion that 75 years of a one party system has crippled every facet of our state from education to jobs,” added Stinnett.
The Young Republicans is the oldest youth political organization in the nation. Members include volunteers and political activists under the age of 40.
The State YR’s Headquaters is located in