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Jason Weingartner

Email: jweingartner@fordham.edu
Office: Rose Hill, Faber Hall 633
Phone: 718-817-3950

Education

Jason Weingartner was an honor roll student at Archbishop Molloy High School. He is a graduate of Fordham University at Rose Hill and Fordham Law School at Lincoln Center.

Biography

In 1996, Jason began his career at the New York political fundraising firm of Cathy Blaney and Associates. Moving up the ladder to become one of the top fundraisers of the firm and the country, he has worked directly with a wide array of Republican candidates, elected officials, and entities such as President Bush, Senator Dole, Governor Pataki, Congressman Lazio for U.S. Senate, the New York Republican State Committee, and the 2004 RNC Convention, along with many more.

While continuing as a fundraising consultant, Jason also took on the role of Executive Director for the New York Republican County Committee. His duties included the coordination of the petition process, candidate recruitment and support, and the day to day duties of the Committee. He had also organized many of the Committee's successful Lincoln Day Dinners.

In October of 2009, Jason accepted the position as Finance Director of the New York Republican State Committee.

He is a former President of the New York Young Republican Club, Inc. having served from August 2001 - April 2004 and is a former Chairman of the New York State Young Republicans having served from July 2003 - June 2007.

In July 2013, he was unanimously elected Chairman of the Young Republican National Federation.

In 2007, Jason was nominated and voted as one of the top 40 Under 40 rising political stars in New York City by City Hall Newspaper. In the Spring semester of 2012, Jason began teaching Fundraising, Campaign Finance Law, and Ethics as an adjunct professor in Fordham University's Master of Arts in Elections and Campaign Management program.