GIFF CARPENTERDIRECTOR OF CAMPAIGNS

  • CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
  • State Director, Conservatives for Clean Energy South Carolina
  • Regional Field Director, S.C. Republican Party
  • Executive Assistant, Nikki Haley for Governor

Giff Carpenter has over a decade of political and communications and has worked with over 200 political campaigns, grassroots projects, and ballot initiatives from the local to national level. He currently serves as State Director for Conservatives for Clean Energy South Carolina, working to promote energy choice in South Carolina.

Giff previously served as a Regional Field Director for SCGOP Victory 2014, where he was in charge of grassroots operations for all GOP candidates in 13 counties in South Carolina.  During this time, he worked on grassroots operations for Governor Nikki Haley’s, Senator Lindsey Graham’s, and Senator Tim Scott’s campaigns, as well as several statewide and local candidates. Giff also served as Executive Assistant to Governor Nikki Haley’s re-election campaign in 2014 and interned with Governor Henry McMaster’s 2010 gubernatorial campaign.

He understands the importance of crafting the right message and utilizing the appropriate method to fit a client’s needs based on their individual goals and budget.

Recently, Giff has worked on data analysis, strategy and messaging for clients including Conservative Solutions PAC, Florida First Project PAC, American Future Fund, Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions, Illinois Republican Party, SC GOP, US Senator Tim Scott, Congressman Trey Gowdy, Solicitor Rick Hubbard, Sheriff Chad McBride, Aiken County Council Chairman Gary Bunker and numerous state legislative races and grassroots campaigns.

EDUCATION

University of South Carolina, BSBA, Finance and Economics
University of South Carolina, BA, Political Science; Minor, Psychology

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

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