Lisa De Pasquale, the former director of Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), will be stepping in as the interim chair of the board of directors, although she says in a release that the day-to-day operations of the organization will be unchanged.
She already had been serving on GOProud's advisory council.
It is with great excitement that I announce that conservative coalition builder and former CPAC Director Lisa De Pasquale has been elected interim Chairman of the GOProud Board of Directors.
brings a lifetime of experience within the conservative movement and is the perfect person to oversee the expansion and restructuring of GOProud's
Board, as well as to help in refining GOProud's
mission and to aid in building a bigger, better and stronger organization."
For her part, De Pasquale says in the release, "I am truly honored to be elected interim chairman of the GOProud board.
The next several months will be important for their growth.
Along with the GOProud
staff, the Board will help refine the organization's mission, develop a strategy for making Obama
a one-term president, do substantive activities across the country, and build coalitions with conservative organizations, lawmakers and activists."
According to the release, the group plans to restructure, including by asking several of its advisory council members to join the board.
also noted, "The day to day management of the organization will remain the same.
[Photo: Lisa De Pasquale
speaks at CPAC in 2011. (Photo by Gage Skidmore.)]