Stephanie Rhinesmith

Stephanie’s passion for her community and leaving behind a better future for the next generations drives her efforts each day. This drive has lead her to her work as Chairman of the Illinois College Republican Federation; Chapter Chair for the Benedictine College Republicans; Lisle Township Committeeman; Grassroots intern for Governor Rauner’s 2014 gubernatorial campaign; Illinois House of Representatives’ races; Grassroots organization and intern coordination during the 2014 campaigns; Communications Assistant for the House Republican Organization; Illinois House Communications Office for the House Minority Leader Jim Durkin; District Office intern for the 81st House District; Grassroots consultant for Commitments Kept New Hampshire PAC in New Hampshire aiming to re-elect Senator Kelly Ayotte; Milton Township Committeeman; Regional Director for Governor Rauner’s 2018 re-elect campaign in tandem to assisting other state-wide and local level candidates; Campaign consultant for 2019 DuPage municipal elections; Committeewoman for the Illinois Young Republican Organization; Vice Chairman of the DuPage Young Republicans; President of the Auxiliary American Legion Lombard Post 391; Chief of Staff for Representative Deanne Mazzochi; and now Executive Director of NXTgen Illinois.

Stephanie believes the success to our future will be done through a strong and positive vision, community involvement, relationship building, determination and hard work, and the shared passion of wanting to fix our home-Illinois. Stephanie is excited to use her past experiences and drive to empower future leaders to make this state a prosperous home for generations to come. She knows the fight will not be easy, but is excited to work together to make this important mission successful.