Meet The Team
The officers of the MCDP are elected members of the local party and the leaders of our organization. If you have an interest in being more involved in the party, but want to talk to someone about how, please come to one of our events or reach out to an officer via their email!
CHAIR – KENNEDY VOXE
The Chair shall preside over any convention, which may be called, and over meetings of the Executive Committee. He/she shall perform all duties incident of the office of Chair and such other duties as may be prescribed by the Executive Committee members from time to time. It shall be the Chair’s primary responsibility to, in conjunction with the other members of the Executive Committee, establish a written Plan of Action for their term as Chair.
VICE CHAIR OF COMMUNICATIONS – BETH TANNER
The responsibilities of this position shall include the creation and dissemination of all information for public consumption on behalf of the MCDP, to include but not limited to social media, press releases, mass mailings and mass emails. This position should become proficient with all available computerization to enhance the productivity of the position.
VICE CHAIR OF FUNDRAISING – SHERYL BUTCHER
The responsibilities of this position shall include the development of, and implementation of an ongoing fundraising programs for the MCDP to include, but not limited to, a small dollar program, a large donor program and fundraising activities on a year-round basis. This position is also responsible for working closely with the Treasurer to make sure all election laws are adhered to in accordance with applicable law. This position should become proficient with all available computerization to enhance the productivity of the position.
VICE CHAIR OF CANDIDATE RECRUITMENT – Dr. Merriel Bullock-Neal
The responsibilities of this position are to develop a program for the identification of potential candidates for positions relevant to the MCDP. In addition, this position should develop a method of training candidates in current day campaign techniques. This position should become knowledgeable in the resources available to enhance the productivity of the position.
VICE CHAIR OF OUTREACH – Christine McKinney
The responsibilities of this position are to develop a program to enhance democratic voter registration, develop ways to enhance democratic participation in various voter segments in addition to organizing the Get Out The Vote (GOTV) effort during the election process.
Treasurer – KENNETH MERRIWEATHER
The responsibilities of this position shall include having charge and custody of, and be responsible for all funds and securities of the Party from any source whatsoever, and deposit all such monies in the name of the Montgomery County Democratic Executive Committee in such bank or other depositories as shall be selected in accordance with the provisions of these bylaws, keeping and maintain, open to inspection by any member of the Executive Committee at all reasonable times, adequate and correct accounts of the funds and transactions of the Executive Committee, which shall include all matters required by laws, disbursing the funds of the Executive Committee as he/she may be ordered by the Executive Committee, rendering to the chair and secretary, or to the Executive Committee, whenever it may require or request it, an account of all his/her transactions as treasurer, and a financial statement in form satisfactory to it, showing the condition to the Executive Committee, registering with the State Election Commission, filing all reports required by the State Election Commission (SEC) and the Federal Election Commission, if required by the Executive Committee, give a bond, to be paid for by the Executive Committee, for the faithful discharge of his/her duties, in such sum and with such corporate surety or sureties as the Executive Committee shall determine and in general, perform all of the duties incident to the office of treasurer and such other duties as may be assigned to him/her, by the Chair or the Executive Committee.
Secretary – Antonia Cassida
The responsibilities of this position shall include keeping the minutes of the Executive Committee, keeping the minutes of any conventions which may be held, seeing that all notices are duly given in accordance with the provisions of law and these bylaws, being the custodian of the records of the Executive Committee, keeping membership records and have general charge of membership books of the Executive Committee, being responsibility for the By-Laws and any changes pertaining thereto and in general, perform all duties incident to the office of secretary and such other duties from time to time that may be assigned to him/her by the chair or by the Executive Committee, or which may be required by law.