Charlotte Host Committee names leads for RNC 2020

The Charlotte 2020 Host Committee has named the five people who will lead the planning for the Republican National Convention over the next two years. 

Towers Mingledorff will serve as the committee’s Chief Operating Officer. Mingledorff has previously held various roles on Capitol Hill and at the North Carolina General Assembly. He most recently worked for SAS, the analytics software company, based in Cary, NC. 

Scott Syfert will serve as General Counsel. A partner at Moore & Van Allen and a native of Charlotte, he practices business and corporate law with a focus on international business transactions. 

Kim Bowman will serve as Controller. Bowman’s background includes experience in public accounting with agencies such as RSM McGladrey, Haas and Morgan CPA, PLLC, along with asset management. She also currently works with wealth management company, Bowman Financial Group, LLC.

Ashley Simmons will serve as Interim Communications Director, on behalf of MVA Public Affairs. As Director of Public Relations for MVA Public Affairs, she provides clients with communications and media relations counsel. She previously held communications roles with the City of Charlotte.

Andrea Mathis will serve as Executive Administrator. Mathis previously held roles with the U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity in Baumholder Germany. She also previously worked at Emory University in human resources. 

The Queen City will host the 2020 Republican National Convention August 24-27.