Affiliate Support Committee Chair

Affiliate Support - [email protected]

Chair: Eric Cordova

Committee Members
  • Michael Smith
  • John Paff
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)
  • Lisa Gansky (Ex Officio)
Mission

To advise, assist, and document county affiliates, streamline and clarify rules for county affiliates, and create policies to streamline re-affiliation.

Committee Goal

We are responsible for advising and assisting the Libertarian Party of Florida Secretary, Directors At-Large, and Region Representatives on all matters related to Libertarian Party county affiliates. Our aim is to develop consistent policies, procedures, and training manuals to recommend to active county affiliates and to Region Representatives for organizing new county affiliates, identifying and documenting best practices to improve county affiliate operations.

Audit Committee Chair

Audit - [email protected]

Chair: Lee Korotzer

Committee Members
  • John Thompson
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)

Per Bylaws Article III Sec 10

The committee shall be composed of the LPF Treasurer (ex officio), LPF Vice Chair (ex officio), and a minimum of three other LPF members, with no committee Vice Chair. It is responsible for ensuring the proper reporting of LPF contributions and expenditures, providing oversight to the LPF Treasurer, and supporting the LPF and its committees in accounting and budgeting. Key duties include QuickBooks (and its successors) reconciliations, preparing quarterly profit and loss statements for LPF committees, reviewing FEC reports, and assisting the Treasurer in selecting a yearly auditor, among others.
*This committee is a Standing Committee per our Bylaws.

Candidate Committee Chair

Candidate - [email protected]

Chair: VACANT

Committee Members
  • Hector Roos
  • Joshua Krakow
  • Jeremiah Swoveland
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)
Mission

To create a network across the state of Florida and every local affiliate party to communicate with candidates and prospective candidates.

Committee Goal

We are working to offer complete candidate training for campaigning, social media, fundraising, and public speaking, as well as guidance on Florida Election and Campaign Laws and the Florida Constitution. Our goal is to prepare candidates effectively for the road to election by providing the necessary tools to run successful campaigns.
*This committee is a Standing Committee per our Bylaws.

Communication Committee Chair

Communication - [email protected]

Chair: Matt Johnson

Committee Members
  • Vice Chair: Lisa Gansky
  • Beth Johnson
  • Jeremiah Swoveland
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)
Committee Goal

We aim to promote the state party to grow membership, candidates, activism, and promote Libertarian issues using our website, social media, email, as well as traditional grassroots mediums.

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*This committee is a Standing Committee per our Bylaws.

Convention Committee Chair

Convention - [email protected]

Chair: Gabriel Wozniak

Committee Members
  • Gabrielle Cordova
  • Beth Johnson
  • Wendy Hamlin
  • John Thompson
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)
Mission

To plan and host a successful annual convention and business meeting for the Libertarian Party of Florida.

Committee Goal

The goal is to provide members and attendees with information, training, and motivation to grow their affiliates and run campaigns while creating a productive business meeting environment to help strengthen the party in its direction moving forward.

Candidate Committee Chair

Fundraising - [email protected]

Chair: Hector Roos

Committee Members
  • Gabrielle Cordova (Vice Chair)
  • Steven Nekhaila
  • Robert Kraus
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)
Mission

The Fundraising Committee is charged with planning and implementing creative, cost-effective fundraising methods, and informational materials and merchandise for the party. This committee works closely with both the Communications Committee and Convention Committee.
*This committee is a Standing Committee per our Bylaws.

Legislative Action Committee Chair

Legislative Action - [email protected]

Chair: Robert Vinson

Committee Members
  • Ed Wagner
  • Hector Roos
  • Lee Korotzer
  • Sarah Groves
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)
Mission

The committee reviews, summarizes, and drafts LPF policy on proposed legislation during the session. Members typically review and report on one or two bills per week, aiming to inform the Florida electorate. The chair distributes legislative "homework" to each member on a weekly basis.

Committee Goal

We focus on legislation that affects the liberties and freedoms of Floridians, identifying both harmful and favorable bills. Our goal is to provide critical information to the electorate, aiding in legislative awareness and action. We also contribute to writing legislation and identifying political figures who oppose or support liberty-focused legislation.

*This committee is a Standing Committee per our Bylaws.

Membership Committee Chair

Membership - [email protected]

Chair: Ricardo Mejias

Committee Members
  • Charles Waters
  • Rian Lewis
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)
  • Lisa Gansky (Ex Officio)
Mission

The Membership Committee is tasked with increasing LPF membership and voter registration, recruiting members for the Affiliate and LPF, and maintaining party membership records.

*This committee is a Standing Committee per our Bylaws.

Platform Committee Chair

Platform - [email protected]

Chair: John Thompson

Committee Members
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)
Mission

To present the ideas of liberty clearly, as the party ascribes to and is held accountable for, and to develop a platform that unifies and directs the LPF.

Committee Goal

The committee aims to develop the LPF’s principles and message, consistent with libertarian ideas, and to present proposed changes and additions to the Party Platform at the Annual Business Meeting.

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*This committee is a Standing Committee per our Bylaws and meets continually on Discord.

Rules Committee Chair

Rules - [email protected]

Chair: John Thompson

Committee Members
  • Philippe Cadorette
  • Ken Willey
  • Josh Hlavka (Ex Officio)
  • Jerry "Tub" Rorabagh (Ex Officio)
  • Lisa Gansky (Ex Officio)
Mission

The Rules Committee is responsible for interpreting the Constitution and By-Laws, aligning them with current Florida Statutes, and proposing amendments. These amendments are then submitted to the Executive Committee and, upon approval, presented to the membership at the Annual Business Meeting for a vote.

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*This committee is a Standing Committee per our Bylaws. The Rules Committee meets continually on Discord.