June 20, 2014
(Atlanta, Georgia) – The Georgia Republican Party has hired longtime Republican leader and grassroots activist Lisa Kinnemore to serve as Field Director for the GAGOP’s Minority Engagement initiative.
“Lisa brings a lifetime of experience to our growing effort,” said GAGOP Minority Engagement Director Leo Smith. “From serving on the Executive Committee of the DeKalb GOP to crafting engagement strategies as a member of the Georgia Black Republican Council, Lisa is uniquely prepared to train candidates and volunteers, lead Get Out the Vote efforts, and host voter education meetings with community partners around the state.”
“The Georgia Republican Party’s Minority Engagement program is crucial to the growth of the Party and the advancement of conservative values and policy,” said GAGOP Chairman John Padgett. “We are fortunate to have an experienced leader like Lisa on the team and I look forward to working with her in the months and years ahead to move the GAGOP forward.”
A graduate of Georgia State University, Lisa serves on the Executive Committee of the DeKalb GOP. She also serves as Vice President and Assistant Treasurer of the North DeKalb Republican Women and works with Governor Nathan Deal’s team as a grassroots leader in DeKalb County. Lisa has been married to Garry for 24 years. They have three sons: Kristopher, Joshua, and Jonathan.
The GAGOP’s Minority Engagement efforts were recently profiled by international news outlet, The Guardian. Click HERE to read.