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Delegate Manager


National Conventions

JLM Consulting offers strategic counsel and management oversight to Republican campaigns

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Jim Murphy

Few Republican strategists can offer the breadth of political experience of Jim Murphy. A seasoned veteran of over 60 separate campaigns — including senior positions in four presidential races — his approach combines both strategic communications planning and day-to-day management expertise.

What does JLM Consulting do for campaigns?

Create a written strategic planning document that charts a path to victory

Develop overall campaign messaging and themes

Build budget scenarios that spell out revenue sources and uses

Help recruit team and define roles and responsibilities

Lead weekly virtual team meetings to ensure alignment

On call crisis management availability

Oversee daily operations in close collaboration with campaign manager

Convention management

James Murphy

James Murphy, a graduate of Virginia Military Institute and former Army officer, brings superb project management skills and experience to JLM’s clients. His leadership positions at both VMI and in the Army serve him well in campaign environments where execution, internal communication, and prudent resource allocation are critical measures of success.

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Experience Highlights

  • National Presidential Elections

    Senior roles in Dole 1988 and 1996, Romney 2012, and Trump 2016

  • Day-to-Day Political Management

    Seven years as Campaign Manager & Executive Assistant to incumbent United States Senator

  • National GOP Committees

    Director of $45M RNC Independent Expenditure for Romney 2012; Senior Consultant & Deputy Political Director at NRSC

  • General Campaign Consulting

    Lead strategist & management consultant for US Senators, Governors, and Congressmen

  • GOP National Conventions

    Led delegate management and floor operations at 4 conventions: San Diego, Philadelphia, NYC, Cleveland

Contact Information

Office Location

16 W. Washington Street

Lexington, Virginia 24450


(239) 405-5987