Rob Gleason has served as Chairman of the Republican Party of Pennsylvania for 8-1/2 years, one of the longest serving in the history of Pennsylvania. He has led our party to many victories since 2006, in spite of a registration deficit of 2.6 million voters. There are also 33 county courthouses under Republican control.
Rob has a long history of involvement in government and political affairs. He served as Secretary of the Commonwealth under Governor Dick Thornburgh and as a member of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. He has been a delegate to eight Republican National Conventions, and presently serves as a member of the Executive Committee, Budget Committee, and Debate Committee of the Republican National Committee.
He has been active in civic activities including serving as a trustee of the University of Pennsylvania, and Saint Francis University.
Rob is married with four children, and 8 grandchildren.