Ohio Democratic Party Executive Director Kyle McDermott is moving on and his deputy, Liz Brown, moving up temporarily.
McDermott has taken a job with JVA Campaigns. The Ohio firm, run by consultant Jonathan Varner. McDermott is expected to stay close with party leaders in the upcoming gubernatorial cycle.
Brown, daughter of Senator Sherrod Brown, plans to leave the state party and pursue other opportunities, but she will serve as the party’s interim executive director during a national search for a new director. She is a veteran of Ohio House campaigns.