Jordan Gascon, Executive Director
Jordan is in charge of the overall management of the county party organization, incl. candidate training and recruitment, event management and sponsorship, and strategic initiatives.
Jordan is originally from Camarillo, CA and moved to San Diego to attend SDSU in 2005. He has a MA in Diplomacy from Norwich University and a BA in International Security and Conflict Resolution from SDSU. He currently serves as the president of the Latino American Political Association, is a board member of the Resource Conservation District of Greater San Diego County, Pine Valley Community Planning Group and Log Cabin Republicans, and is the founder and President of the HOPS Foundation. Jordan began his work in politics by interning with Mayor Faulconer. Jordan’s previous work includes grassroots policy advocacy with Americans for Prosperity Foundation and campaign work in multiple states. As the Deputy Strategic Initiatives Director for the Colorado Republican Committee he helped to increase the Hispanic vote in both the Coffman for Congress and Gardner for US Senate in 2014. Post CO, he was deployed to Louisiana to help coordinate GOTV efforts in the Cassidy for US Senate runoff. Since returning to San Diego he has served as both the Precinct Operations Director and Political Director for the Republican Party of San Diego County as well as a board member of the Citizens' Law Enforcement Review Board for the County of San Diego.
Andrew Cruz, Deputy Director
Andrew was born and raised in San Diego, and attend San Diego State University. Andrew began his work in politics by interning for Guam Governor Eddie Calvo, working as a staff assistant. Since returning to San Diego, he has worked as both Communications Director and Finance Director for the Republican Party of San Diego County and on the Maryott Campaign as a Political Director. After some campaign work, he returned to the RPSDC as the Deputy Director, working on getting Republicans elected here in San Diego County.
William Hekman, Communications Director
William was born at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton, Virginia and moved to San Diego when he was three years old. He graduated from University City High School in 2015 where he volunteered on the Carl DeMaio campaign in 2014. He attended Sonoma State University and graduated with a degree in Finance in 2019. He returned to San Diego to work on Carl DeMaio’s congressional campaign in the 50th Congressional District. After a year-long hiatus from politics as he worked in tutoring, William returned to politics in June 2021 as an intern with RPSDC. He was then elevated to the position of Deputy Communications Director in October, handling social media as well as being the editor of the San Diego News Desk.
Tina Miller, Assistant Treasurer
Tina is a San Diego native. She is a proud graduate of San Diego City College and Cal State University San Marcos. Tina is the proud mom of US Army soldier. Tina has been an accountant since graduating and began her stint in political accounting when she began working for April Boling in 2017. After April Boling's retirement, Tina joined the team at the RPSDC and helped us cut costs and streamline our reporting and accounting practices. A hardworking woman, Tina also works full time at the St. Luke Catholic Church.