Robert Paquin III
Prior to joining Heartland, Paquin was the executive director of the Rhode Island Republican Party. In 2014, he successfully brought previously untapped resources and the party together to double the House GOP caucus and helped to defend every incumbent Senate seat. Paquin also offered his expert commentary during the 2014 election cycle on the popular weekly television show “News Conference,” produced by local NBC affiliate WJAR. Prior to joining the GOP, Paquin owned a consulting group for nearly a decade that worked with candidates running for a wide range of offices, from local school committee to U.S. Congress.