John C. Raue currently serves as the Executive Director for the New Jersey Republican State Committee a position he has held since December of 2012. Prior to holding this position Mr. Raue served as the Political Director for the NJGOP starting this position in May of 2010. Mr. Raue served as Chief of Staff to Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno through the Christie Administration transition and into the early part of the Christie Administration. John has worked on numerous campaigns across New Jersey from local town council to Freeholder to U.S. Senate to Governor. He joined the Chris Christie for Governor Campaign as Regional Field Director for the Shore Region in February 2009. He has served as Political Director for the Monmouth County Republican Committee and in various roles on several congressional and statewide campaigns. Mr. Raue is a former NJGOP staffer, having held the positions of Deputy Director of Communications and Research in 2005, and Morris County Field Director for the New Jersey Republican Victory campaign in 2006. Mr. Raue is a graduate of Seton Hall University, 2005. John resides in Brielle, New Jersey with his fiancée Tomi-Anne and their two adopted dogs Bella and Lincoln.