Meet the Team
Matt Schlapp is the Chairman of the Conservative Political Action Coalition, the nation’s original grassroots conservative organization. During his five-year tenure as chairman, CPAC has almost tripled in size, expanded its reach to over 25 million live viewers and 1 billion Twitter impressions, and hosted dozens of events, including Battleground CPACs in the US and international CPACs abroad.
Executive Vice President
Dan Schneider has been Executive Vice President of The Conservative Political Action Coalition (CPAC) for nearly five years. He is passionate about conservatism which he defines as “the political philosophy that sovereignty resides in the person.” He also believes deeply in the unique American experiment which daily tests the proposition whether people can govern themselves.
ACU Foundation Senior Fellow
Mercedes Viana Schlapp is a prominent Latina national leader and a political media commentator. She is currently a Senior Fellow at the American Conservative Union Foundation and regularly hosts the online show America UnCanceled on CPAC NOW. She worked in The White House for two different presidential administrations in senior level positions.
Center for Legislative Accountability Team
DIRECTOR OF THE CENTER FOR LEGISLATIVE ACCOUNTABILITY
DEPUTY COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR
CPAC & Events Team
DIRECTOR OF CPAC & EVENTS
DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF CPAC & EVENTS
CPAC & Events Coordinator
DEVELOPMENT OPERATIONS MANAGER
Nolan Center for Justice Team
POLICY ANALYST, ACUF'S CENTER FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM
POLICY ANALYST, ACUF’S CENTER FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM
DIRECTOR OF FINANCE & OPERATIONS
STRATEGIC INITIATIVES MANAGER
Located in the Beltway, and growing
Thanks for your interest in joining our team! We are looking for people who are passionate about spreading the message of hope and prosperity conservatism offers. Please check out the job openings below and send us your resume if you want to help us accomplish our mission. We look forward to hearing from you.