ANNIE BAKER HOAR
Before co-founding The Morning Group, Annie served in a wide variety of political fundraising roles. Most recently, she served as the Deputy National Finance Director for the Marco Rubio for President campaign, where she built and executed a finance plan for Florida, California, Texas, Illinois, South Carolina, and Wisconsin, managing budgets in excess of $20 million. On behalf of the campaign, she oversaw fundraising teams on the ground in major markets across the country and executed the Florida fundraising operation in its entirety. Prior to the Senator’s campaign for President, she served as the Finance Director for Rubio for Senate and the Reclaim America Political Action Committee.
Beginning in 2011 until January 2014, Annie served in a variety of fundraising capacities for the Republican National Committee, including as the Director of the elite Team 100 fundraising program and as Finance Director for the Western United States. This time period also included service as the Deputy Regional Finance Director for Texas and the South for Romney Victory during the 2012 Presidential campaign. Annie began her fundraising career at the Republican Governors Association and also served as a legislative assistant in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Hailing from Houston, Texas, Annie earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Texas A&M University and conducted graduate studies in Government at Johns Hopkins University. She lives in Washington, DC with her husband Richard, sons Charlie and Ben, and their pug Senator.