Welcome to the Team

February 3, 2017
Majority Strategies

Please welcome these state strategists to our team ...

Brian Barrett

Barrett worked for the Republican National Committee from 2013 to 2016, starting as a Georgia State Director and then Florida State Director. Barrett was responsible for running the 2016 RNC Victory Program in Florida, the largest and most important Presidential battleground state in the country. Barrett’s worked helped secure victory for President Donald Trump, Senator Marco Rubio, Congressman Carlos Curbelo and Congressman Brian Mast.

Jonathan Duke

Prior to joining Majority Strategies, Duke served the Michigan Republican Party, under the direction of Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, and helped lead the effort that brought about the historic results for President Donald J. Trump and all the way down the ballot in Michigan. Prior to his work with the Michigan Republican Party, Duke served in a variety of leadership roles in statewide and congressional campaigns. A Kentucky native, Duke also served there as State Director for the Republican National Committee. In addition to Duke’s political experience, he brings years of experience in direct sales for some of the leading companies in the Midwest.

Elizabeth Granite

Granite served as a Field Director for Turning Point, USA, a non-profit seeking to identify, educate, train and organize students to promote the principles of fiscal responsibility, free markets and limited government. There, Granite developed and managed Campus Chapters on college campuses across Florida as well as local fundraisers for the organization. Granite worked on the campaign trail as a Field Director for Governor Rick Scott’s 2013 re-election campaign, where she aided in development of messaging and communicating issues. Granite went on to serve as the campaign manager for a St. Johns County Commissioner race in 2014.

Darren Littell

Prior to joining Majority Strategies, Littell served as Communications Director for the Michigan Republican Party. In this position, Littell managed a $2.5 million operations budget along with a 13-person communications staff and numerous consultants to develop and execute multimillion-dollar television and digital plans. Littell’s experience includes serving as Regional Press Secretary for the Republican National Committee and leading Nevada Victory communications efforts, where he helped local candidates deliver their message to voters and acted as the official spokesman for state and national media inquiries.

Justin Ready

Justin Ready, member of the Maryland State Senate and former member of the Maryland House of Delegates, has joined Majority Strategies. In addition to serving those in District 5, Ready is an experienced communications and advertising consultant who has worked for several small businesses and twice served as Executive Director of the Maryland Republican Party.

Kial Vidic

Before joining the Majority Strategies team, Vidic acted as the Campaign Manager for Rothfus for Congress in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Vidic was responsible for overseeing a budget of over $1.3 million and managing grassroots efforts as well as staff and volunteers. Vidic also served as an Advocacy Director for U.S. Congressman Pete Olson (R-TX). Vidic planned and implemented all major district events with a concentration in human trafficking, healthcare, energy, NASA, Department of Defense, Port of Houston and education.