Republican Candidates in 2016
Donald Trump is the Chairman and President of the Trump Organization, a real estate development company. He is the former host of the television reality shows The Apprentice and The Celebrity Apprentice, and is the author of numerous books, including The Art of the Deal. Mr. Trump is the father of five children.
Governor Mike Pence was elected the 50th governor of Indiana in 2012, where he has enacted numerous conservative reforms. Prior to his service as governor, Pence served as a congressman for twelve years, serving in numerous leadership roles. He has also been a lawyer, talk radio host and conservative commentator.
Delegate Kathy Szeliga is the Minority Whip in the Maryland House of Delegates. Prior to her election to the General Assembly in 2010, Kathy served as Chief of Staff for then-State Sen. Andy Harris. Kathy also runs her own small business, operating a construction firm with her husband Mark.
Dr. Mark Plaster has spent most of his career as an Emergency Room Physician in some of our nation’s biggest cities. He also has a law degree and is a business owner, operating a small publishing firm, Plaster Publishing. In 2001, Mark enlisted in the U.S. Navy Reserves, and has completed two deployments to Iraq with the Marine Corps.
Amie Hoeber is a national security expert and small business owner. She served as Deputy Undersecretary of the Army under President Ronald Reagan and has since operated her own national security consulting firm, AMH Consulting. Amie is also a women’s advocate, serving on the board of House of Ruth Maryland.
Dan Cox is an attorney who has dedicated his life to fighting for the rights of families, small businesses, schools and farms to be free from overreaching government. He has served as a member of the Clear Springs Town Council. Dan lives in Frederick County, Maryland with his wife and eight children.