Brian Swensen -  Volunteer Faculty at the Leadership Institute

Brian is the Senior Vice-President of Mercury Florida. Before joining Mercury, Brian served as Deputy Campaign Manager for Senator Marco Rubio’s re-election campaign. In that role, Brian built a political operation that benefited numerous campaigns up and down the ballot, while training and empowering the next generation of political leaders. Previously, Brian managed the successful campaign of Jacksonville’s Mayor, Lenny Curry, which helped set the tone for Florida Republicans in the 2016 cycle. Additionally, he was a part of the Bill Cassidy for U.S. Senate Campaign, where he led the political and grassroots operation. Brian served as Political Director for the Republican Party of Florida, and was Victory Director for Governor Rick Scott’s winning campaign in 2010. Brian got his start in the political process at The Leadership Institute

Brian Swensen