Meet The Team

Meet The Team

Culture means a lot to us. We’ve built a team who are not only experts in their respective fields, but also awesome people. We work hard and have fun every day.

Phil Cox
Phil Cox
Gerrit Lansing
Gerrit Lansing
Gary Coby
Gary Coby
Ethan Eilon
Megan Foote
Megan Foote
Marty Obst
Marty Obst
Marie Sanderson IMGE
Marie Sanderson
Bob Busick
Sarah Heidlberg
Erin Helms
Madison Morris
Maria Springs
Richard
Ryan Lyk
Ryan Lyk
Gabriel Egan
Anfon Ha
Josh Mahan
Zach Stites
Alex Boedigheimer
Emily Karrs
Emily Karrs

Phil Cox

Chairman of the Board

Phil Cox has two decades of experience directing political and issue advocacy campaigns, grassroots, communications and public affairs efforts, and is one of the nation’s most experienced p...

Gerrit Lansing

Senior Partner

Gerrit Lansing was Chief Digital Officer at the RNC from June 2015 to December 2017 before becoming the White House Chief Digital Officer in January, 2017. Prior to that he was Digital Direct...

Gary Coby

Senior Partner

Gary Coby served in a dual role as the Director of Digital Advertising and Fundraising for the Donald J. Trump for President campaign and Director of Advertising for the Republican National C...

President

Ethan Eilon is an entrepreneur and political professional who has been working at the intersection of digital communications and politics for the past 14 years.

Most recently,...

Megan Foote

Executive VP & Chief Operating Officer

Megan fulfills the role of chief of staff for the company – managing client retention and project fulfillment; overseeing client strategy, business development, and daily office operations....

Marty Obst

Senior Advisor

Marty Obst founded MO Strategies in 2010, an Indianapolis political and business consulting firm. Obst currently serves as Senior Political Advisor to Vice President Mike Pence, as well as Se...

Marie Sanderson IMGE

Senior Advisor

Marie Sanderson is currently President and Founding Partner of GuidePostStrategies, a federal strategic communications and public affairs firm; a Partner at 50 State, LLC, a bipartisan, strat...

Vice President of Finance

Bob serves IMGE as Vice President of Finance. He is originally from Michigan, and served 22 years in the Marine Corps.

Bob married his high school sweetheart and has 2 grown chi...

Director of Operations

Sarah supports multiple client accounts and is passionate about bringing innovative solutions to clients and solving their challenges in new and different ways with her team. She joined IMGE ...

Staff Accountant

Erin serves IMGE as our Staff Accountant. Prior to joining the team, Erin spent eight years as an accountant with Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants where she developed her love for the more pers...

Business Development Manager

Madison oversees the life cycle of new business opportunities, the company brand, and the internship program. Madison is a proud graduate of the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's Uni...

Office Operations Manager

Maria grew up in Myrtle Beach and graduated from the University of South Carolina where she studied mass communications and Spanish. Before joining IMGE, Maria worked as an intern at Fig Maga...

Moral Support

Coming to IMGE from a South Carolina dog shelter, Richard the Dog specializes in social media content strategies under the direction of his mother, Megan Foote. His main duties revolve around...

Ryan Lyk

Vice President of Client Services

Ryan manages our account management vertical and ensures that we deliver high quality work products in an efficient manner. Prior to joining IMGE, Ryan worked at the Republican Party of Minne...

Vice President of Client Strategy

Ashleigh advises a talented team of strategists that run the digital efforts for statewide and federal elections, ballot initiatives, national committees and PACs, third-party advocacy campai...

Mike Chenderlin

Director of Digital Strategy

Mike Chenderlin serves IMGE as Director of Digital Strategy. With a background in digital grassroots, online advocacy, presidential campaigns and public affairs, Mike brings a broad range of ...

Account Director

Shelby's diverse communications background includes her positions as a language strategist at the market research firm maslansky+partners and client strategist at Engage. Shelby is a proud al...

Senior Account Manager

Jonathan manages a diverse client list engaged in digital marketing and design. Most recently, he served as the Digital Director for the House Judiciary Committee. His background includes wor...

Account Manager

Courtney manages a diverse portfolio of political clients. She is a native of Upstate New York and graduate of Sacred Heart University in Connecticut. Before coming to IMGE, Courtney was a Co...

Account Manager

Andrew focuses on client strategy for a wide variety of political campaigns and advocacy organizations. He is a Minnesota native and a proud graduate of Furman University in Greenville. Prior...

Development Project Manager

Lizzy supports our clients on a variety of development projects. Prior to this role with the corporate team, Lizzy was an intern at IMGE. Lizzy holds an M.S. in marketing from American Univer...

Director of Marketing

Alex leads our marketing strategy vertical, focusing on client strategy, targeted email campaigns, and digital fundraising. Prior to joining IMGE, he worked at the National Republican Congres...

Marketing Strategist

Maggies manages digital strategy and branding for our corporate and advocacy clients. She specializes in creating new and fresh brands, websites, and strategy for a variety of corporate field...

Marketing Strategist

Alex supports our corporate and advocacy clients in a variety of ways; he specializes in complex email marketing strategy development and execution, and ensures client reporting is transparen...

Marketing Strategist

Conner focuses on delivering winning results for our political clients. At the intersection of email marketing, advertising, design, and strategy, he delivers fully integrated solutions for h...

Marketing Strategist

Will focuses on email and social marketing strategy development and execution, and digital fundraising for our clients. Prior to joining IMGE Will worked in the digital shop at the lobbying f...

Meredith Jarchow

Marketing Strategist

Meredith focuses on producing winning results for our political clients from a strategic standpoint. Meredith holds a B.A. in political science with a minor in communications from the College...

Anthony DiGrado

Marketing Strategist

Anthony DiGrado serves IMGE as a marketing strategist, where he supports our clients in a variety of ways. A native of Northern Virginia, Anthony attended the Catholic University of America i...

Emily Karrs

Director of Content Strategy

Emily leads our talented team of content strategists. She has over a decade of experience helping clients tell their stories and express their ideas online. Over the past ten years, she has w...

Senior Content Strategist

Aaron serves IMGE as a Senior Content Strategist, focusing on content development and copywriting that is unique to each client. Prior to joining IMGE, he worked on accounts at the marketing ...

Content Strategist

David works with account managers to execute digital strategy and content for congressional and statewide clients. Before IMGE, David interned for Senator Susan Collins and served as the pres...

Content Strategist

Corinne Clark serves IMGE as a freelance Content Strategist. In this role, she drafts email and social media content, as well as advising on digital and fundraising strategies for IMGE's poli...

Content Strategist

Megan monitors industry trends and client mentions on social media, prepares analytics reports to help clients achieve optimal SEO, identify best practices, and strengthen their digital impac...

Content Strategist

James focuses on content strategy development and execution for our clients. James is a recent graduate of the University of Virginia, where he double majored in political science and history...

Director of Advertising Operations

Hailing from the state of Michigan, Gabe joined IMGE as an intern in the summer of 2014 and presently serves as Director of Advertising. In his current role he has overseen advertising budget...

Ads Strategist

Anna Corley serves IMGE as an Advertising Strategist. Anna grew up in a small town outside of Charlottesville and attended Mary Washington, where she studied marketing and data science. Whil...

Ads Strategist

Daniel Delgado serves IMGE as an Advertising Strategist. Daniel was born and raised in Gaithersburg, Maryland, where he spent most of his time playing tennis. Growing up in Gaithersburg made...

Ads Strategist

James Northrop is an Advertising Strategist at IMGE, helping clients get the best bang for their buck in online advertising efforts. James' background is in electoral politics, running state...

Orlando Navarro

Ads Strategist

A native of South Florida, Orlando Navarro serves IMGE as an Advertising Strategist. In his role, he works to ensure the successful implementation and reporting of several campaigns covering...

Director of Videography

Anfon is a multi-disciplined visual storyteller with more than nine years of graphic design, cinematic videography, video editing, and publication experience. He has developed brand identity,...

Director of Design

Josh oversees the creative process and ensures the output of a high quality design product across all of IMGE’s internal and client work. Previously at IMGE, Josh filled the role of graphic...

Director of Development

Zach leads a talented team of Developers at IMGE. Prior to joining us, he was the Lead UI/UX Designer for the Republican National Committee’s new Digital & Data team. There, he helped d...

Front End Developer

Christian serves IMGE as a Front End Developer on our Design and Development team. Christian has worked in web design and development for over a decade, but his communications career began as...

Graphic Designer

Ashley serves IMGE as a Graphic Designer on the Design and Development Team. Ashley is a Maryland native, and a graduate from Towson University. Before IMGE, Ashley interned at numerous inter...

Graphic Designer

Jessie serves IMGE as a Graphic Designer on the Design and Development team. In this role, she creates for the digital media world, while having an impact on people and issues. Jessie graduat...

Front End Developer

Danny serves IMGE as a Front End Developer on the Design and Development team. In his role, Danny is responsible for building client websites, web integrations, and web applications. He is a ...

Web Programmer

Aditya is responsible for working on client websites and web applications while ensuring industry standard web development practices are implemented. Prior to IMGE, he worked as a Developer a...

Bomi Yoon

Junior Graphic Designer

Bomi serves IMGE as a Junior Graphic Designer on the Design and Development Team. Bomi graduated from University of Maryland, College Park. Before IMGE, she interned at Wolf Trap, a performin...

Rob Grauert headshot

Video/Motion Graphics Editor

Rob Grauert serves IMGE as the Video/Motion Graphics Editor. His interest in video production began in high school when he joined the video club and shot sports after school. Since joining th...

Junior Graphic Designer

Riley serves IMGE as a Junior Graphic Designer. She grew up surrounded by cacti and triple-digit weather, but relocated from Arizona to D.C. after receiving her BFA in Visual Communication. P...

Junior Graphic Designer

Georgia serves IMGE as a Junior Graphic Designer. Originally from the Eastern Shore of Maryland, she grew up within a politically interested and artistic family. She graduated from Savannah C...

Leadership

Phil Cox

Chairman of the Board

Phil Cox has two decades of experience directing political and issue advocacy campaigns, grassroots, communications and public affairs efforts, and is one of the nation’s most experienced p...

Gerrit Lansing

Senior Partner

Gerrit Lansing was Chief Digital Officer at the RNC from June 2015 to December 2017 before becoming the White House Chief Digital Officer in January, 2017. Prior to that he was Digital Direct...

Gary Coby

Senior Partner

Gary Coby served in a dual role as the Director of Digital Advertising and Fundraising for the Donald J. Trump for President campaign and Director of Advertising for the Republican National C...

President

Ethan Eilon is an entrepreneur and political professional who has been working at the intersection of digital communications and politics for the past 14 years.

Most recently,...

Megan Foote

Executive VP & Chief Operating Officer

Megan fulfills the role of chief of staff for the company – managing client retention and project fulfillment; overseeing client strategy, business development, and daily office operations....

Marty Obst

Senior Advisor

Marty Obst founded MO Strategies in 2010, an Indianapolis political and business consulting firm. Obst currently serves as Senior Political Advisor to Vice President Mike Pence, as well as Se...

Marie Sanderson IMGE

Senior Advisor

Marie Sanderson is currently President and Founding Partner of GuidePostStrategies, a federal strategic communications and public affairs firm; a Partner at 50 State, LLC, a bipartisan, strat...

Operations

Vice President of Finance

Bob serves IMGE as Vice President of Finance. He is originally from Michigan, and served 22 years in the Marine Corps.

Bob married his high school sweetheart and has 2 grown chi...

Director of Operations

Sarah supports multiple client accounts and is passionate about bringing innovative solutions to clients and solving their challenges in new and different ways with her team. She joined IMGE ...

Staff Accountant

Erin serves IMGE as our Staff Accountant. Prior to joining the team, Erin spent eight years as an accountant with Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants where she developed her love for the more pers...

Business Development Manager

Madison oversees the life cycle of new business opportunities, the company brand, and the internship program. Madison is a proud graduate of the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's Uni...

Office Operations Manager

Maria grew up in Myrtle Beach and graduated from the University of South Carolina where she studied mass communications and Spanish. Before joining IMGE, Maria worked as an intern at Fig Maga...

Moral Support

Coming to IMGE from a South Carolina dog shelter, Richard the Dog specializes in social media content strategies under the direction of his mother, Megan Foote. His main duties revolve around...

Accounts

Ryan Lyk

Vice President of Client Services

Ryan manages our account management vertical and ensures that we deliver high quality work products in an efficient manner. Prior to joining IMGE, Ryan worked at the Republican Party of Minne...

Vice President of Client Strategy

Ashleigh advises a talented team of strategists that run the digital efforts for statewide and federal elections, ballot initiatives, national committees and PACs, third-party advocacy campai...

Mike Chenderlin

Director of Digital Strategy

Mike Chenderlin serves IMGE as Director of Digital Strategy. With a background in digital grassroots, online advocacy, presidential campaigns and public affairs, Mike brings a broad range of ...

Account Director

Shelby's diverse communications background includes her positions as a language strategist at the market research firm maslansky+partners and client strategist at Engage. Shelby is a proud al...

Senior Account Manager

Jonathan manages a diverse client list engaged in digital marketing and design. Most recently, he served as the Digital Director for the House Judiciary Committee. His background includes wor...

Account Manager

Courtney manages a diverse portfolio of political clients. She is a native of Upstate New York and graduate of Sacred Heart University in Connecticut. Before coming to IMGE, Courtney was a Co...

Account Manager

Andrew focuses on client strategy for a wide variety of political campaigns and advocacy organizations. He is a Minnesota native and a proud graduate of Furman University in Greenville. Prior...

Development Project Manager

Lizzy supports our clients on a variety of development projects. Prior to this role with the corporate team, Lizzy was an intern at IMGE. Lizzy holds an M.S. in marketing from American Univer...

Marketing

Director of Marketing

Alex leads our marketing strategy vertical, focusing on client strategy, targeted email campaigns, and digital fundraising. Prior to joining IMGE, he worked at the National Republican Congres...

Marketing Strategist

Maggies manages digital strategy and branding for our corporate and advocacy clients. She specializes in creating new and fresh brands, websites, and strategy for a variety of corporate field...

Marketing Strategist

Alex supports our corporate and advocacy clients in a variety of ways; he specializes in complex email marketing strategy development and execution, and ensures client reporting is transparen...

Marketing Strategist

Conner focuses on delivering winning results for our political clients. At the intersection of email marketing, advertising, design, and strategy, he delivers fully integrated solutions for h...

Marketing Strategist

Will focuses on email and social marketing strategy development and execution, and digital fundraising for our clients. Prior to joining IMGE Will worked in the digital shop at the lobbying f...

Meredith Jarchow

Marketing Strategist

Meredith focuses on producing winning results for our political clients from a strategic standpoint. Meredith holds a B.A. in political science with a minor in communications from the College...

Anthony DiGrado

Marketing Strategist

Anthony DiGrado serves IMGE as a marketing strategist, where he supports our clients in a variety of ways. A native of Northern Virginia, Anthony attended the Catholic University of America i...

Content

Emily Karrs

Director of Content Strategy

Emily leads our talented team of content strategists. She has over a decade of experience helping clients tell their stories and express their ideas online. Over the past ten years, she has w...

Senior Content Strategist

Aaron serves IMGE as a Senior Content Strategist, focusing on content development and copywriting that is unique to each client. Prior to joining IMGE, he worked on accounts at the marketing ...

Content Strategist

David works with account managers to execute digital strategy and content for congressional and statewide clients. Before IMGE, David interned for Senator Susan Collins and served as the pres...

Content Strategist

Corinne Clark serves IMGE as a freelance Content Strategist. In this role, she drafts email and social media content, as well as advising on digital and fundraising strategies for IMGE's poli...

Content Strategist

Megan monitors industry trends and client mentions on social media, prepares analytics reports to help clients achieve optimal SEO, identify best practices, and strengthen their digital impac...

Content Strategist

James focuses on content strategy development and execution for our clients. James is a recent graduate of the University of Virginia, where he double majored in political science and history...

Advertising

Director of Advertising Operations

Hailing from the state of Michigan, Gabe joined IMGE as an intern in the summer of 2014 and presently serves as Director of Advertising. In his current role he has overseen advertising budget...

Ads Strategist

Anna Corley serves IMGE as an Advertising Strategist. Anna grew up in a small town outside of Charlottesville and attended Mary Washington, where she studied marketing and data science. Whil...

Ads Strategist

Daniel Delgado serves IMGE as an Advertising Strategist. Daniel was born and raised in Gaithersburg, Maryland, where he spent most of his time playing tennis. Growing up in Gaithersburg made...

Ads Strategist

James Northrop is an Advertising Strategist at IMGE, helping clients get the best bang for their buck in online advertising efforts. James' background is in electoral politics, running state...

Orlando Navarro

Ads Strategist

A native of South Florida, Orlando Navarro serves IMGE as an Advertising Strategist. In his role, he works to ensure the successful implementation and reporting of several campaigns covering...

Design & Technology

Director of Videography

Anfon is a multi-disciplined visual storyteller with more than nine years of graphic design, cinematic videography, video editing, and publication experience. He has developed brand identity,...

Director of Design

Josh oversees the creative process and ensures the output of a high quality design product across all of IMGE’s internal and client work. Previously at IMGE, Josh filled the role of graphic...

Director of Development

Zach leads a talented team of Developers at IMGE. Prior to joining us, he was the Lead UI/UX Designer for the Republican National Committee’s new Digital & Data team. There, he helped d...

Front End Developer

Christian serves IMGE as a Front End Developer on our Design and Development team. Christian has worked in web design and development for over a decade, but his communications career began as...

Graphic Designer

Ashley serves IMGE as a Graphic Designer on the Design and Development Team. Ashley is a Maryland native, and a graduate from Towson University. Before IMGE, Ashley interned at numerous inter...

Graphic Designer

Jessie serves IMGE as a Graphic Designer on the Design and Development team. In this role, she creates for the digital media world, while having an impact on people and issues. Jessie graduat...

Front End Developer

Danny serves IMGE as a Front End Developer on the Design and Development team. In his role, Danny is responsible for building client websites, web integrations, and web applications. He is a ...

Web Programmer

Aditya is responsible for working on client websites and web applications while ensuring industry standard web development practices are implemented. Prior to IMGE, he worked as a Developer a...

Bomi Yoon

Junior Graphic Designer

Bomi serves IMGE as a Junior Graphic Designer on the Design and Development Team. Bomi graduated from University of Maryland, College Park. Before IMGE, she interned at Wolf Trap, a performin...

Rob Grauert headshot

Video/Motion Graphics Editor

Rob Grauert serves IMGE as the Video/Motion Graphics Editor. His interest in video production began in high school when he joined the video club and shot sports after school. Since joining th...

Junior Graphic Designer

Riley serves IMGE as a Junior Graphic Designer. She grew up surrounded by cacti and triple-digit weather, but relocated from Arizona to D.C. after receiving her BFA in Visual Communication. P...

Junior Graphic Designer

Georgia serves IMGE as a Junior Graphic Designer. Originally from the Eastern Shore of Maryland, she grew up within a politically interested and artistic family. She graduated from Savannah C...