Ponte Vedra Beach, FL – Ron DeSantis for Florida announced today the addition of Brad Herold as campaign manager. Brad has almost a decade of political experience in Florida and National politics. Before joining the Ron DeSantis for Florida campaign, Brad most recently served as Executive Director of the Republican Party of Florida. Before that Brad worked for the office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio as his deputy state director. During the 2014 election Brad managed Mike McFadden’s campaign for U.S. Senate in Minnesota against incumbent Senator Al Franken. Brad has also run campaigns for the Republican Party of Florida and former Florida House Majority Leader Adam Hasner, as well as working in the administrations of former Florida House Speaker Will Weatherford and Governor Rick Scott.

“Casey and I are excited to have Brad on our team. Brad is an experienced manager and strategist who has a strong work ethic and deep Florida roots,”said Congressman Ron DeSantis. “We’re building a grassroots network of thousands of Floridians who want to keep Americans safe from threats at home and abroad, shakeup the status quo in Washington, and rescue the country from its current malaise. Our campaign will continue to grow in the coming months and build on our momentum to 2016.”