Conservative Activist and Successful Author Drew McKissick will address the April 25th luncheon of the Aiken Republican Club. Registration and a social hour will be from 10:30 to 11:30 am, followed by a meet and greet with Mr. McKissick and lunch at noon.
He will be talking about the importance of political fundamentals for the Republican party in South Carolina and more specifically some tips on how to grow local party organizations and campaigns at the grassroots level. Drew is a conservative grassroots activist with over twenty-nine years of political experience and a passion for helping other conservatives learn how to make a difference. He has served in elected and appointed positions at all levels of the Republican Party, including serving as a member of the Republican National Committee. Most recently he worked as the Eastern Director for Faith Engagement for the RNC, helping engage the faith community towards voter registration and education programs.
Mr. McKissick has announced that he is a candidate for Chairman of the South Carolina Republican Party following the announcement by current Party Chairman Matt Moore that he will not seek re-election. Matt and his wife Amy live in West Columbia, along with “Jasper”, their five month old Boykin Spaniel.
Republican Party Highlights:
- Precinct President
- County Committeeman
- Delegate to thirteen SCGOP state conventions
- Member: SCGOP Platform Committee
- Member: SCGOP Rules Committee
- Member: SCGOP Presidential Primary Task Force
- Republican National Committee member
- Delegate to five Republican National Conventions
- Member: Republican National Convention Rules Committee
- Member: 2004, 2012 SC Electoral College
- Member: SCGOP Silver Elephant Club, 1993 – present