Welcomes experienced and enthusiastic staffers to his Arizona and Washington, D.C. team
Adam Deguire joins Rep. Salmon’s staff as the Chief of Staff. Bringing a wealth of political knowledge and experience, Deguire accepted this top post after serving as the Campaign Manager for Matt Salmon for Congress during the primary and general election. Previously, Deguire worked as a top aide on New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez’s successful campaign and served as Executive Director of the Hawaii Republican Party. He also worked for the Republican National Committee in Washington, D.C. A native Arizonan, Deguire graduated from the University of Arizona in Tucson and currently lives in Mesa with his wife Dawn.
Chuck Gray joins Rep. Salmon’s office as the District Director. As a former Arizona Senate Majority Leader and member of the Arizona House and Senate, Gray brings many years of Arizona political experience and wisdom to the office. Additionally, he served as the Arizona Chairman for the Mitt Romney for President '08 Campaign. Before his political service, Gray served 10 years as a Police Officer for the City of Mesa. A fifth generation Arizonan, Gray and his wife, Connie, have been married for 32 years. He is based out of the District Office in downtown Gilbert.
Director of Constituent Services: Sherry Pierce
Sherry Pierce is a fifth generation Arizonan, born and raised in Mesa. She joins the office as the Director of Constituent Services after serving as a volunteer on Rep. Salmon’s campaign. Pierce looks forward to serving the residents of the Fifth Congressional District and believes Rep. Salmon will defend the precious truths in the Constitution and fight for smaller government. She is based in the District Office.
District Scheduler/Office Manager: Amy Mannes
Lee Huff joins Rep. Salmon’s office as a Constituent Services Representative. An Arizona State University graduate with a B.S. in Business Management, Huff is native to Arizona and currently resides in Mesa. Huff worked as a Field Director during Salmon’s campaign for governor and is a former business owner. Uniquely, Huff served during Rep. Salmon’s first tenure in office as Deputy Chief of Staff of Administration. Like Rep. Salmon, Huff is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and lived abroad in Taiwan. He is based out of the District Office.
Kristine Michalson joins Rep. Salmon’s team as his Communications Director. Having served as a Press Lead in Governor Romney’s presidential campaign, she brings valuable experience with national and local media from around the country. She has over four years of experience with a western-focused member having served as Press Secretary and Legislative Assistant for Rep. Doug Lamborn (CO-05). Michalson earned her teaching certification and a B.A. in History from Grove City College in Pennsylvania. She is based out of the Washington, D.C. office.
Executive Assistant/D.C. Scheduler: Olivia Vickers
Greg Safsten joins Rep. Salmon’s office as the Legislative Correspondent. A graduate of Arizona State University and Weber State University, Safsten was Field Director on Rep. Salmon’s congressional campaign. He attended Mountain View High School in Mesa, AZ and is a native of the Fifth Congressional District. He is based out of the Washington, D.C. Office.
Jenell Biggs joins Rep. Salmon’s Washington, D.C. Office as the Staff Assistant. Born and raised in Arizona, Biggs then attended Brigham Young University in Utah. Biggs recently returned to the United States after completing her humanitarian mission in New Caledonia. She is based out of the Washington, D.C. office.
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