Bruce Hawkins is a political strategist specializing in grass-roots organization and e-marketing with years of campaign experience That all began in 1984. His training and education was in earned media, which quickly led him into senior leadership roles in numerous campaigns.
As Washington State Director for Pat Robertson, Hawkins delivered Robertson’s only Super Tuesday victory in 1988. As National Field Director for Pat Buchanan in 1992, Hawkins organized all of the states outside of New Hampshire. As Washington State Director for Pat Buchanan in 1996, Hawkins managed to win half the delegates for Pat with no money, no budget and no paid staff. As Straw Poll Manager for Mike Huckabee’s Iowa Campaign, Hawkins helped stun the world with a powerful second place finish and propel Huckabee into the top tier of major candidates. Governor Huckabee recently said of him, “He was exceptional in not only understanding, but having the ability to create and execute a very effective plan for us to compete despite being outspent by an estimated 20-1 from other candidates.”
In addition to being on the board of YouthRevolution.com he consults with companies and organizations to boost internet traffic.
In his off-time Hawkins has written a couple books, numerous special reports and several columns. Bruce likes golfing and sailing in the summer and snowboarding in the winter. He is a 1984 graduate of Washington State University in Public Relations and Political Science and a 1995 law school graduate from Regent University.