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Democratic National Committee (DNC)

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Formal Governing Body of the Democratic Party




Washington, D.C.


Tom Perez

Deputy Chair:

Keith Ellison

Finance Chair:

Henry R. Muñoz III

The Democratic National Committee is the principal party organ of the Democratic Party, responsible for supporting Democrats campaigning for President of the United States and other federal offices. Its chair since 2017 is Tom Perez, formerly Secretary of Labor in the Obama administration.

Directors, Employees & Supporters

  1. Seema Nanda
    Chief Executive Officer
  2. Jill Alper
    Former Political Director
  3. Howard Dean
    Former Chair, 2005-2009
  4. Terry McAuliffe
    Former Chair, 2001-2005
  5. Andres W. Lopez
    Member (Puerto Rico)
  6. Henry R. Munoz III
    National Finance Chairman
  7. Keith Ellison
    Deputy Chair
  8. Sunita Leeds
    Executive Committee Member
  9. Alexis Herman
    Former Co-Chair, Rules and Bylaws Committee
  10. A’shanti Gholar
    Former National Deputy Director
  11. James Zogby
    Former Executive Committee, 2001-2017
  12. Jonathan Zucker
    Former National Director of Operations for Finance
  13. Stuart Appelbaum
    Executive Committee
  14. Ben Wessel
    Former Redistricting Staffer
  15. Joe Sandler
    Former General Counsel
  16. Jess Morales-Rocketto
    Former Online Activist Manager
  17. Natalie Foster
    Former Digital Director
  18. Patrick Rodenbush
  19. Georgina Cannan
    Deputy Director and Counsel of Civic Engagement and Voter Protection
  20. Nancy R. Bagley
    Former Staffer
  21. Brad Woodhouse
    Former Communications Director (2008-2013)
  22. Hillary Clinton
    2016 Democratic Presidential Nominee
  23. Jennifer Palmieri
    Former National Press Secretary (2004)
  24. Marvin Randolph
    Former Staffer
  25. Marc Elias
  26. Daniel P. Dozier
    Former Finance Director, Americans Abroad (2009)
  27. Caroline Ciccone
    Former Communications Director
  28. Shripal Shah
    Former Staffer
  29. Tony Carrk
    Former Director of Rapid Response Research (2011-2013)
  30. Rebecca Parks
    Former Rapid Response Manager (2011-2013)
  31. Sally Boynton-Brown
    Former Candidate, DNC Chairmanship Election (2017)
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