Press release from the Tennessee Democratic Party; March 9, 2015:
The Tennessee Democratic Party is pleased to announce the hiring of Lindsay Coleman as Director of Finance. Coleman will lead the Party’s fundraising efforts and coordinate fundraising events across the state.
Coleman has 5 years of experience in campaign and political fundraising and most recently worked on Major General (Ret) Irv Halter’s congressional campaign, where she led a finance team that raised nearly $1,000,000 to out-raise the Republican incumbent by a 3:1 margin.
“We are excited to have Lindsay join the team,” said Mary Mancini, chair of the TNDP, “it’s clear that she will be a valuable addition as we work to rebuild the party, re-energize the base and focus on winning elections across the state.”
“I’m ready to get to work.” said Coleman, “I know that Democrats in Tennessee aren’t where we need to be but I’m going to do everything I can to ensure that our Democratic Party and our Democratic candidates have the resources they need to let Tennesseans know that we are the party fighting for equal opportunity for all of us.”