Matt Moore, of Columbia, was elected Chairman of the South Carolina Republican Party on June 8, 2013.
He previously served as State Director for U.S. Senator Tim Scott and served as the South Carolina Republican Party’s Executive Director in 2011 and 2012, managing over $3 million in political expenditures as Governor Mitt Romney soundly defeated President Barack Obama in South Carolina. Moore has advised three winning gubernatorial campaigns and nearly one hundred other winning Republican campaigns.
Moore and his wife, Meg, are members of Shandon Baptist Church in Columbia. He sits on the board of the Palmetto Family Council and holds a bachelor of science in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech. He is completing his Master of Economics thesis at the University of South Carolina Moore School of Business.