FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 21st, 2020
Baton Rouge, LA-- After a meeting with the LAGOP Executive Board, the Republican Party of Louisiana is proud to announce that Ms. Brittney Reed will be serving as the party’s new Executive Director.
A native of Vermillion Parish, Reed has been involved in Louisiana politics for six years. In that time she has worked on numerous races and political projects and has developed a thorough understanding about building up grassroots networks, expanding voter outreach, running successful campaigns, and crafting strong teams. Reed will use her knowledge and experience to expand the reach and effectiveness of the Republican Party of Louisiana.
“I’m honored and excited to have this opportunity to work with the party,” said Reed. ”It’s a big task ahead, but I’m confident that with the team we have here at the LAGOP, we will be able to continue to elect Republican candidates and strengthen our party in the years to come.”
“Brittney has the talent and determination to build upon the success our party has achieved over the last several years,” commented LAGOP Chairman Louis Gurvich. “I’ve already been impressed by the enthusiasm and creativity she has shown in this role.
The Executive Director is the highest ranking staff position within the LAGOP. Responsibilities include day to day management of state party affairs, creating and implementing strategic plans, budget planning, and serving as a liaison between the LAGOP and local, state, and federal elected officials and candidates. Reed is preceded in this position by Andrew Bautsch, who held the position for approximately two and a half years.