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Bob Bozzuto, Executive Director
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 140
Bob Bozzuto currently serves as the Executive Director of the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. He has been employed with the PA GOP since early 2007, and formerly worked for Senator Rick Santorum as a staffer as well as on his re-election efforts in 2006. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh.
Michael Downing, Deputy Executive Director
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 147
Michael Downing serves as Deputy Executive Director for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. He previously served as Political Director for Governor Tom Corbett’s re-election campaign in 2014, Deputy Director of Public Liaison for the Office of the Governor, and Political Outreach Director for the PA GOP during the 2010 election. Michael is a native of Philadelphia, and a graduate of Loyola College in Maryland.
Emily Hoffman, Projects Director
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 134
Emily Hoffman serves as the Republican Party of Pennsylvania’s Projects Director. She previously served as Delegation Coordinator for Pennsylvania’s Delegation to the 2016 Republican National Convention. Emily is a native of Berks County, and a graduate of Liberty University.
Salli Hironimus, Executive Assistant
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 100
Salli Hironimus serves as the Executive Assistant for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. She is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. degree in behavioral science.
Megan Sweeney, Communications Director
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 160
Megan Sweeney is the Communications Director at the PA GOP. A previous Deputy Communications and Technology Director at the PA GOP, Megan is a former member of the George W. Bush Administration, Press Secretary for Congressman Lou Barletta, and Special Assistant to Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele. She is a graduate of Cornell University, where she majored in government and history.
Joel Jukus, Comptroller
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 117
Joel Jukus serves as Comptroller for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. Joel previously worked as a senior accountant with a leading Pennsylvania public accounting firm, and serves as the Chairman of the Dauphin County Young Republicans. Joel is a graduate of Bloomsburg University. Joel is a Certified Public Accountant.
Stuart Keckler, Deputy Business Administrator
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 118
Stuart Keckler serves as Deputy Business Administrator for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. He previously worked as Deputy Commissioner for the Pennsylvania Department of State during the Corbett administration, and as a Field Representative for the PA GOP during the 2010 election. Stuart is a native of Cumberland County, and a graduate of Washington & Jefferson College.
Gretchen Svitko, Database Coordinator
Gretchen serves as the Database Coordinator for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania.
Stan Olshefski, Digital Director
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 180
Stan Olshefski serves as the Republican Party of Pennsylvania’s Digital Director. Prior to working for the PA GOP, he worked at the National Republican Senatorial Committee and served as a digital consultant for Governor Brian Sandoval, U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch, and U.S. Senator Dean Heller’s successful campaigns in 2010 and 2012. Stan is a native of Bucks County, and a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Angela Nielsen, Finance Consultant
Phone: (717) 480-3866
Angela Nielsen serves as the Finance Consultant for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. Angela previously worked as the Finance Director of the PA GOP, the Direct Response Manager for Michele Bachmann for Congress, and the Finance Director for the Republican Party of Minnesota and the South Dakota Republican Party. Angela is a graduate of the University of South Dakota.
Cody Harbaugh, Political Director
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 142
Cody Harbaugh currently serves as the Political Director for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. A graduate of Lebanon Valley College, Cody began interning with the PA GOP in 2009. Following graduation, he ran the York field office for the 2010 midterm election. He then served as the Northeast Field Director in Wilkes-Barre, and Deputy Political Director at our Harrisburg headquarters. He now oversees the PA GOP member, field and election operations.
Jerry Morgan, Congressional Liaison
Phone: (412) 458-0068
Jerry Morgan serves as the Congressional Liaison for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. Jerry is charged with helping our party recruit strong candidates to help win key congressional seats.
Andrew Patterson, Coalitions Director
Phone: (717) 234-4901, ext. 166
Andrew Patterson serves as the Coalitions Director for the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. Andrew previously served as the Judicial Director, Field Press Secretary, Western Regional Field Manager, and Victory Director in Johnstown during the 2012 Presidential cycle. He is a graduate of Grove City College where he received a degree in political science and communication studies.
Joe DeFelice, Philadelphia Director
Phone: (215) 756-4158
A veteran Victory staffer and attorney, Joe DeFelice has served as Philadelphia Director since January 2008. Joe has served as our Election Day Operations Director and has worked to prevent election fraud in the city of Philadelphia. A graduate of La Salle University, he also serves as the Director of Election Day Operations.