Meet the Staff

Becca Slutzky, Executive Director 
  Rebecca is a native Virginian, having grown up in Charlottesville and is a veteran of both Virginia and national campaigns. She worked as a Regional Field Director for Hillary Clinton in 2008, Terry McAuliffe for Governor in 2009, Deeds for Governor 2009 and most recently managed a successful California statewide ballot initiative, Proposition 47, which implemented social justice reform.  Rebecca has a political science degree from Virginia Tech and a law degree from Santa Clara Law, Santa Clara, California.  becca@vademocrats.org  

Brenner Tobe, IT, Data and Analytics Brenner has been working to help elect Democrats for the past 20 years.  Having served as the State IT Advisor for the DNC, Brenner came to Virginia in 2001 to implement one of the first statewide online voter files in the country for Mark Warner’s campaign. Since then, he has continued to bring new, innovative and technological tools to help our candidates meet the changing demands of today’s campaigns.   Brenner lives in Richmond with his wife Kelly, and daughters Caroline, Isabelle, and Annika.
 804-644-1966  
brenner@vademocrats.org
 

Monica Wiley, Office Manager
 Monica began her career in Politics as a Political Outreach Organizer for the 2008 Coordinated Campaign. She was the only paid Organizer with a disAbility.  After the campaign, Miss Wiley served as Field Organizer with President Obama’s grassroots organization, Organizing for America in the Greater Richmond Area. Miss Wiley served as President of the disAbility Issues Caucus (2010-2012). Miss Wiley loves to shop and travel. Miss Wiley is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University. 
804-644-1966
 ext. 229 monica@vademocrats.org
 

Tyler Anderson, Finance Director Tyler joined the DPVA in December 2013. He began his career in politics as Field Organizer for the President's re-election campaign in Wisconsin. He served as Northern Virginia Regional Finance Director during the McAuliffe for Governor campaign and then as the Deputy Finance Director for the Govenor's Inaugural committee. Tyler is an Arlington, VA native and attended the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. tyler@vademocrats.org

Thomas Buneo, Chief Operating Officer Tom joined the DPVA in February 2014. A New York native, Tom completed his Masters of Public Policy at George Mason University in 2013 and spent two years working at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Tom is an Arlington, VA resident who likes to go running and travel. tom@vademocrats.org

Morgan Finkelstein, Press Secretary Morgan Finkelstein comes to the DPVA after working on Governor McAuliffe's Inaugural Committee and traveling the world as part of the White House Advance team. Her previous press experience includes President Obama's re-election campaign in North Carolina and time on the Hill. She is a Sarasota, Florida native and graduated from the University of Pennsylvania. ext 259 morgan@vademocrats.org

Shyam Raman, Deputy IT / Votebuilder  (starting June 1st)

Communications Director (starting June 1st)