Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Shirley Charles for York County Republican Chair

Dear Rob,

My name is Shirley Charles, and I running for the York County Republican Committee Chair.  I am a wife, a mother, and a military spouse who comes to you with unwavering conviction for conservative values, a love of politics, and a deep appreciation of our laws and its structure that make our beautiful Commonwealth of Virginia and Nation, outstanding!  I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice Management from the University of Maryland, University College.  Additionally, I have taken intensive coursework in the fields of International and Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma. 

Leadership: I have been a leader in many different types of organizations including the following:

v  1st Vice President of York Republican Women’s Club 2012-2013

v  Mentor and spouse coordinator for thousands of military spouses 2003 - Present

v  Cofounder and President of the Senior Parent's Association 2010 -2011

v  Wiesbaden High School Advisory Council Board Member for 2009 -2011

Experience: My experience in politics is varied. 

v  Advocate for justice in promoting personal liberties, military spouse advocacy in the Department of Defense, and fighting unfair budgeting practices by Hawaii’s Department of Education for schools

v  Spent numerous hours making campaign and recruitment calls, knocking on doors, and working at the polls during the 2012 & 2013 election cycle.

v  Graduated from the Jennifer Byler Institute, which is a prestigious organization that provides quality training to prepare and educate Republican Women for leadership roles in political offices. 

3- Point Strategy: When I have the honor of serving you as Chair of the YCRC, I will propose a 3-Point Strategy. 

v  Create and develop a strategic plan that aligns itself with Virginia Republican Creed and YCRC mission statement. 

v  Increase our membership to100 members who are willing to dedicate their time and efforts to promote conservative principles while securing the victory of Republican candidates.

v  Activate our Public Relations Committee, which will create an environment where our ideals and values flourish, so strong, principled Republican candidates can easily win. 

Over the next month, I am looking forward to sharing my vision with you as well as listening to your concerns and ideas on the direction that we need take over the next two years.  If you have questions or comments, please contact me.  You can reach me at 757-506-2556 (cell), 757-243-2232, or I hope to see you at the Mass Meeting on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at Grafton High School/Middle School Auditorium, 405 Grafton Dr., Yorktown, VA 23692.  Registration will begin at 6:00 p.m.  The meeting will commence at 7:30 pm.


Shirley R. Charles

No comments:

Post a Comment