Mike Silva, candidate for Newark East neighborhood council seat, announces lead campaign team


Michael J. Silva, candidate for the open council seat in East Newark, today announced key members of his campaign team.

“I couldn’t be happier to announce the formation of our campaign’s senior management team,” said Michael J. Silva. “Throughout my career, I have dedicated my life to serving our community and I look forward to working with our team to make the voices of residents of the East Quarter heard.

Axel owen will serve as general consultant and campaign manager for Silva’s race. Owen has a successful campaign career in New Jersey. He was political director of the New Jersey State Democratic Committee and led the campaigns of New Jersey State Senators Joseph Lagana, Vin Gopal and Andrew Zwicker. Most recently, he was deputy director of coordination for NJ Forward 21, which worked on the re-election of Gov. Phil Murphy.

Andrew Kennedy and Kennedy Communications will serve as a courier consultant on the race. Andrew has spent most of three decades in the field of political campaigning, having managed three winning campaigns in Congress, served as chief of staff to a congressman, and a consultant for political campaigns and organizations in 27 states, including 12 states. democrats. parties, 21 members of Congress, two US senators and a governor. He has specialized in campaign mail for the past two decades – counting many members of Congress among his clientele including Sen. Chris Coons, Reps Linda and Loretta Sanchez, Brendan Boyle, Adam Smith, Henry Cuellar, Donald Norcross, Albio Sires, Sheila Jackson Lee, Grace Meng and Donald Payne Jr.

Colin Rogerio and 76 Words will serve as digital and creative consultants for the campaign. Colin Rogero and 76 Words have worked and elected leaders at all levels of government, including 11 countries. Partner Colin Rogero has won over 100 creative awards, including several film festivals. Most recently in New Jersey, they helped win the ballot initiative legalizing marijuana, ensured Vin Gopal retains his Senate seat, and produced a Spanish ad for Governor Murphy’s re-elected.

Angelo Genoa will serve as advocate general for the campaign. As President and Managing Partner of Newark-headquartered Genova Burns LLC, Angelo has more than 30 years of experience representing candidates at all levels of government, from local council races to president of local councils. United States.

“I couldn’t be more excited to help Michael run for the East Ward council seat. His candidacy and his story are truly inspiring, ”said Axel Owen. “Michael was born and raised in the Ironbound section of Newark where he witnessed the strength of the community. It is this sense of community that inspired Silva to dedicate his life to community service and I could not be more proud to help and support him in spreading his message to residents of the East Ward.

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