Looking forward to victory.

The Republican Party of Virginia’s greatest strength is its people – both activists and candidates – but our state party isn’t doing enough to support them. We’re committed to building assets for victory and growing the party.  

Build & Grow RPV is a ticket of candidates seeking your support to become the 8th District Republican Committee's representatives to the State Central Committee of the Republican Party of Virginia.


Jack Blakely

Falls Church, VA

Jack Blakely has been a Republican activist since 2006 and is currently serving on the Executive Board of the Young Republican National Federation as Assistant Treasurer. He was previously elected as National Committeeman of the Young Republican Federation of Virginia three times (2015, 2017, and 2019.)

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Sarah Curran

Sarah Curran

Arlington, VA

Sarah has been active in Republican politics for over a decade. Both professionally and personally, she has worked to elect Republicans during 4 Presidential cycles, been deployed to dozens of states and has worked with candidates on the local and federal level. She has worked for conservative activist groups like Independent Women's Forum, Americans for Tax Reform and Generation Opportunity, and has developed expertise in coalition-building, grassroots organizing and digital advocacy.

Eric Wilson

Alexandria, VA

Eric has been involved in Virginia politics since 2013 when he joined Ed Gillespie's campaign for US Senate as digital director. His innovative use of social media and data were credited with the closer-than-expected finish. In 2016, Eric was digital director for Marco Rubio's presidential campaign. In 2017, he again served as digital director for Ed Gillespie's campaign for Governor of Virginia. 

Eric is a leading digital strategist in the Republican party and regularly helps conservatives internationally as well. He lives in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria with his wife and works in Arlington. 

Eric Wilson RPV

How to Vote

The election for State Central Committee representatives will take place at the 8th District Convention on Saturday, May 30, 2020 in Springfield, Virginia. You must be registered with your local unit in order to participate. 

Click here for complete convention details and instructions on how to register.