TNDP Team

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Jeff Teague
Jeff TeagueExecutive Director
Jeff Teague is Executive Director of the Tennessee Democratic Party. Jeff is responsible for monitoring and management of the day-to-day business of the TNDP as well as all programs and initiatives that build the TNDP at the grassroots level and advance its mission to elect more Democrats up and down the ballot.

Jeff is a well-known figure in Tennessee politics with over 30 years of experience, serving most recently as President and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Middle and East Tennessee. Jeff has also held senior roles on the Gore 2000, Clinton-Gore 1996, and Clinton-Gore 1992 campaigns, as well as in the office of the Vice President, among other high-level finance and public relations positions.

Office: (615) 327-9779

Kris Murphy
Kris MurphySenior Political Director
Kris Murphy is Senior Political Director for the Tennessee Democratic Party. Born into a very political family, Kris started campaigning at the age of one for his father’s state representative campaigns. Since then, he has worked on a number of campaigns and consulted for labor unions and progressive organizations across Tennessee. Kris directs the TN Rising Candidate Support and Get-Out-The-Vote (GOTV) program.

Office: (615) 327-9779

Maria Brewer
Maria BrewerDirector of Party Affairs
Maria Brewer is the Director of Party Affairs for the Tennessee Democratic Party. Maria served as the Statewide Resource Coordinator for the Tennessee Democratic County Chairs Association from 2013-2014, when she became Political Director for Lenda Sherrell for Congress. She began her political activism in Sumner County as a volunteer for Harold Ford, then as office manager for the impromptu Obama headquarters there in 2008, was elected Chair of the Sumner County Democratic Party in 2009 and Secretary of the TDCCA in 2011. She has worked on Democratic campaigns in the 6th and 4th Congressional Districts, in addition to running for State Senate in 2012.

Office: (615) 327-9779

Evan Latt
Evan LattPolitical Director
Evan Latt is the Political Director for the Tennessee Democratic Party. A Nashville native, Evan has also worked for Stones Phones and as a political consultant.

Office: (615) 327-9779

Sandra Sepulveda
Sandra SepulvedaOperations Director & Finance Administrator
Sandra Sepulveda is the Office Manager for the Tennessee Democratic Party. Sandra is a 2015 graduate of Trevecca Nazarene University with a degree in History and Political Science with a minor in psychology. She was born in Riverside, CA, but has lived in Nashville most of her life. Sandra was an intern on Mary Mancini’s State Senate campaign. She has also been a member of FUTURO and the TLACC.
Office: 615-327-9779
Janita Hendricks
Janita HendricksData Administrator
Janita Hendricks is the Data Administrator for the Tennessee Democratic Party. A Michigan native, Janita moved to middle Tennessee at 11 years old and is a 2018 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University where she majored in communication with a concentration in journalism and a minor in political science. Janita spent her final collegiate semester as an intern with the office of Tennessee State Senator Jeff Yarbro. After graduation, she joined Tennessee Victory 2018 as a West Tennessee field organizer during the 2018 election cycle.
Tre SylvesterCommunications Director
Tre Sylvester is the Communications Director for the Tennessee Democratic Party.

trevon@tndp.org
Phone: (217) 972-8399