Eric M. Van Horn

Eric M. Van Horn

Vice President

  • Background

    Field, fundraising, communications, legislative affairs and campaign management in Nebraska and Illinois.

  • First Job

    I was a pest control service technician at flour mills and food packaging facilities in Lincoln, Nebraska.

  • Career Highlights

    Organizing the Nebraska Democratic Party’s 2008 presidential caucus – the state’s first ever – and running the NDP’s communications shop as part of a great team that helped President Obama win an electoral vote in Nebraska, the first for a Democrat since 1964.

  • Clients

    I’m proud to work with several state, local and congressional campaigns as well as state Democratic parties and caucuses.

  • Guiding Principles

    There’s no substitute for hard work and preparation.

  • Inspiration

    Whenever I can, I take a step back and look at something from a different perspective.

  • Giving Back

    I work with students and young people interested in getting involved in politics.

  • Outside Interests

    Iowa State Cyclone sports, technology, hiking and camping.

  • Hometown

    Lincoln, Nebraska.

  • College

    Iowa State University.