Jonah Wendt, fmr. executive director, board member, Co-Founder
The following summer, he was sent on a Stampede Consulting deployment to Clemson, South Carolina where he helped a state senate candidate win their primary.
Following his work in South Carolina, Jonah joined Americans For Prosperity as an Assistant Field Associate in San Antonio, Texas. Jonah block walked locally, in addition to making phone calls into states with important senate seats.
In October 2016, Jonah became the South Regional Vice Chair of the Texas Federation of College Republicans. In his time as South RVC, Jonah helped found four other chapters in the San Antonio area, effectively growing the region for one school, Trinity, to five schools: St. Mary’s, San Antonio College, University of Texas – San Antonio, and University of the Incarnate Word. In April 2017, Jonah became External Executive Director of the Texas Federation of College Republicans. As External Executive Director, Jonah created and managed a delegate selection process to the College Republicans National Convention. Later that month, he became Vice-Chairman of the entire federation.
As Vice-Chairman of the Texas Federation of College Republicans, Jonah has provided Regional Vice-Chairs with the training they need to identify and start new chapters in their regions, provided a free speakers bureau of speakers for chapters, and provided chapters with activism supplies from third party organizations following the College Republican National Committee’s decision to end their campus chapter box program.
In the Summer of 2017 Jonah interned on Capitol Hill for both Transportation and Infrastructure Majority Staff Water Resources and Congressman Bill Shuster’s Personal Office (PA-9).
Jonah Wendt will be graduating in May 2018 with a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science from Trinity University. He can be reached at JonahWendt@gmail.com.