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Arizona Christian "CJ" Diegel

A former counterproliferation and intelligence analyst for the USAF, CJ values fortitude and principle, and aspires to build a politically engaged community to fight for America’s future.

Arkansas Nate Bell

Nate is an experienced former state legislator in Arkansas who believes in consistent, principled leadership. He hopes to address the structural problems in government that impose a burden on the people of Arkansas.

California Michael Avila

Michael believes the foundations of our country are under attack, and that SUR’s message of unity is key to restoring the values of liberty, equality, and truth.

Colorado Justin Kurth

Justin is a 911 Dispatcher, Marine Corps & Air National Guard veteran, and former presidential campaign staffer. He and his family share a passion for serving others in capacities that support the values of Liberty, Equality, and Truth.

Connecticut Greg Prentiss

A management consultant specializing in business process analysis and systems auditing, Greg brings an entrepreneurial mindset to problem-solving. With prior history as a campaign volunteer, he joined the SUR team because he believes in its principles and vision for America and democracy.

Florida Zach Carrier

Zach is a former presidential campaign staffer and entrepreneur, and is dedicated to putting country over party in order to protect our fundamental liberties.

Illinois Cliff Holmes

Cliff is an experienced attorney who is concerned that societal division disincentivizes public participation in government, which in turn damages civil society.

Indiana Jerid Miller

Jerid Miller is a project management professional in the education sector who has volunteered with SUR to advocate for the foundational principles of our republic.

Kansas Hannah Kummer

Hannah is a stay-at-home mom who wishes to see an America where all people are treated equally well and where those in government act ethically.

Maryland Heather Olsen

Heather has an extensive academic and professional background in foreign affairs, specializing in democracy promotion in eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, which gives her a unique and valuable perspective on the threats to democracy here in the United States.

Missouri Benjamin Harbuck

Ben is a trademark and white-collar attorney who has briefed the Supreme Court on immigration issues and previously worked for the FBI.  Ben believes that our country of ideals and idealists will stay strong as we focus on promoting and protecting our basic constitutional freedoms.

New York Joe Pinion

Joe is a small business owner, political commentator, and active member of his community who is committed to to standing up for our core founding principles.

North Carolina Nathan A. Click

Nathan A. Click is an Accredited Small Business Consultant and small business owner.  He is a nine-year veteran of the U.S. Air Force, a graduate of North Carolina A&T State University, Magna Cum Laude, with a B.S. in Economics, and the Meinders School of Business at Oklahoma City University with a Master of Business Administration.  He and his wife, Savanna, are the parents of four children.

Ohio Thomas Moran

Thomas is a cybersecurity lawyer who identifies education as a critical tool in protecting our values and institutions from misinformation campaigns designed to fragment our society.

Oregon Angie Mize Allred

Angie’s academic and professional background is in political science, peace research, and teaching women’s studies. She volunteers with SUR to help shine a light on practices that endanger democratic principles and encourage bipartisan solutions.

Pennsylvania William Cinfici

William is a published historian, activist, and public servant, serving both as both an elected local policymaker and an appointee.

Texas David Billings

David has a vast array of experience in the fields of business and public service, and wants to tailor the grassroots network to local issues.

Utah Chip Dawson

Chip is the city treasurer for the city of South Jordan, Utah and a dedicated, experienced public servant. Chip wants to tackle the real issues Americans and Utahns are facing, and is dissatisfied with the polarization in politics over the past 10 years.

Virginia Mike Michener

Mike is a trade association executive and a former administrator of the U.S. Foreign Agricultural Service. He also served as a diplomat and has previous experience at the U.S. Department of State, Homeland Security, USAID, and as a military intelligence specialist on active duty with the U.S. Army. Mike wants to promote pragmatic pluralism in response to the rise in populist extremism on the right and the left.

Washington Selena Coppa

Selena is a veteran of the war in Iraq and an experienced political activist who is focused on promoting our values of freedom, justice, and unity.

Wisconsin Brian Giles

As a politically active member of his community, Brian is passionate about protecting our democracy and keeping citizens informed.