Ben Carson at 2015 Iowa Freedom Summit Photo credit: Dave Davidson - Prezography.com
Ben Carson at 2015 Iowa Freedom Summit
Photo credit: Dave Davidson – Prezography.com

Today, Dr. Ben Carson, retired neurosurgeon and 2016 presidential candidate, announced the chairpersons who will lead his volunteer activities in each of the 99 counties in Iowa. For months, Dr. Carson’s support in Iowa has consistently grown, and the most recent political survey of the state ranks him second among all GOP presidential candidates. Over 135 Iowans have stepped up to serve as county chairpersons, giving some counties co-chairs to help direct the Carson campaign’s efforts across the state.

“Dr. Ben Carson offers this nation the wisdom and leadership necessary to end the ridiculous gridlock in Washington,” said Rob Taylor, the Carson campaign’s Iowa State Co-Chair. “We have now assembled a fine team of community leaders, faith leaders and business leaders who will help spread his important message to Iowans throughout the state.”

“Our Iowa team understands that if America is to continue to be a nation of prosperity, We The People must get involved,” said Dr. Carson. “I look forward to working with this impressive group to remind Washington that it exists to serve the American people, not the other way around,”

“Dr. Carson has set a tone in this campaign as someone who is willing to stand up for what is right and make tough decisions that will save America’s future,” said Dr. Christina Taylor, the campaign’s Iowa State Co-Chair. “I am excited to welcome to the team all the new county co-chairs who believe in Dr. Carson’s vision for the country and will help him reach out to the voters of Iowa.”

In addition to voter recruitment activities, the County Chairs will assist the Carson campaign’s paid staff in Iowa by coordinating volunteer activities such as hosting phone banks, organizing countywide house parties and turning out the vote for the Iowa Caucus on February 1, 2016.

Among the individuals who serve as chairpersons for the 99 counties, the following individuals have joined the Carson campaign from Governor Scott Walker’s suspended presidential campaign.

  • Helen Wall, Rural Alden, Franklin County
  • Barb Hischler, Fairfield, Jefferson County
  • Elizabeth Van Steenis, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County
  • Dorothy Moore, Ruthven, Palo Alto County


A complete list of County Chairs is available below.

County  FirstLast
AdairVickieBrown
AdamsRogerSorensen
AllamakeeJohnEllingson
AppanooseLyleBrinegar
AudubonKevinHinners
BentonRichard & NelseneBeck
Black HawkCarolAllard
Black HawkRyanHoward
BooneTamiMartinek
BremerGaryWalke
BuchananMandyCrane
Buena VistaJimLarson
Buena VistaNatalieTirevold
ButlerJerry & NormaKlingbeil
CalhounDavidHowrey
CarrollBethanyFuller
CassRobert & MaryAbild
CassLindaAdams
CedarRandyMillam
Cerro GordoJasonStone
Cerro GordoRobGrayson
CherokeePinkyPerson
ChickasawHewittSyvilla
ClarkeBobScrivner
ClarkeChuckDeVos
ClayEmilyWaund
ClaytonJames E.Boeke
ClintonPatBryan
CrawfordShannonHusted
DallasJamesBeuter
DallasJustin & AmbriaLuettjohann
DavisCarolynDearborn
DavisWalterScott
DecaturJulieBreshear
DelawareDougRobbins
DelawareCraigHutton
Des MoinesDarwinBunger
DickinsonCarlGochmuer
DickinsonStephenFox
DubuqueHankLinden
DubuqueJohnGreenwood
EmmetCameronMccollough
FayetteRickHoffmeyer
FayetteReedNewstrom
FloydJenniferMiller
FranklinJeffChristiansen
FranklinHelenWall
FremontChuck & KathyDouglass
GreeneLouBlanchfield
GreeneNoelDrewry
GreeneDonnaThompson
GrundyKerryMartin
GrundyPat & MichelleBrown
GuthrieRitaKing
GuthrieCherylCastile
HamiltonChaplain PeterMueller
HancockKevinRasmussen
HardinJimHartman
HardinKraigKasischke
HarrisonKellyHutson
HarrisonEverettEllithorpe
HarrisonJudyHodgson
HarrisonGaryArgotsinger
HenryBrian & MariannePattyson
HenryJudiCollora
HowardJeanneRuiz
HumboldtSonjaHarrahan
IdaTeresaPaulsrud
IowaEdwin & EloiseJordan
JacksonHarlanPerry
JasperMauriceWard
JasperNormGriswald
JeffersonConnieHedger
JeffersonBarbHischler
JohnsonLainieMichel
JohnsonChandlerMyers
JonesRonBerg
JonesDuaneWenndt
JonesCharlieTonn
KeokukDorothyCackley
KossuthJane & LarryJohannesen
LeeNancyEaster
LeeDorothyCackley
LinnAltheaHasse
LinnJohnErceg
LouisaWarren & ConstanceLewis
LucasSharonDeaver
LucasGregChandler
LyonTimRyals
MadisonJudyCarter
MahaskaJayneAlmon
MahaskaElizabeth VanSteenis
MarionBettyDavis
MarshallBobMason
MarshallJohnnyWilson
MillsTerranceHuffman
MitchellMichaelBorcherding
MononaJimJordan
MonroeGeorgeThibault
MontgomeryLarryCurtis
MontgomeryDuaneHarris
MuscatineJimHahn
MuscatineDeannGanzley
O’BrienKurtBrown
OsceolaRobWalton
PageJared, Paul & MariaBlake
Palo AltoWayne & TInaIngram
Palo AltoJesseWolfe
Palo AltoDorothyMoore
PlymouthHarryGray
PocahontasHansClausen
PolkRodney & LindaFerguson
PolkBartCollins
PolkTiffanyCompiano
PolkBruceHeilman
PolkJustin & AmbriaLuettjohann
PottawattamieSusanJungman
PoweshiekRobertaSee
RinggoldPaulDykstra
SacDanDirkx
ScottDonSwanson
ShelbyNateChristensen
ShelbySandyWieser
SiouxRonDe Weerd
SiouxCornie & WilmaVan Zanten
StoryPhillipVandevoorde
TamaRogerHill
TaylorCharlesAmbrose
UnionRobertClark
Van BurenJanellRobertson
WapelloKatherineStewart
WarrenMichelleFetters Steen
WarrenKurtisSherer
WarrenRandyDe Heere
WarrenCynthiaBruins
WashingtonDebYoder
WayneHenryAdams
WebsterDavidPearson
WinnebagoDavidDirkson
WinneshiekDarrellBranhagen
WinneshiekRobertMc Namara
WoodburyScottBowman
WorthPatriciaDeen
WrightEarlMcBride

 

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