The Alabama Republican Party frequently honors Rising Republican Stars from throughout the state. Many of the outstanding conservative leaders they’ve recognized are heavily involved in one of Alabama’s YR clubs. All of Alabama’s Rising Republican Stars can be found here.

Ryan Jones

Posted on May 28th, 2012

Ryan is a 30 year old native of Birmingham, Alabama. Ryan joined the United States Army Reserve in 1999 just prior to graduation from Hoover High School. He completed his Initial Entry Training for the military shortly before the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. In November of that year he deployed to Kuwait in support of the Coalition Forces Land Component Command. He completed his Initial Entry Training for the military shortly before the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.


Clinton Carter

Posted on Apr 15th, 2012

Clinton currently serves as the Deputy State Finance Director with the Administration of Governor Robert Bentley of Alabama. In his capacity as Deputy Finance Director, Clinton serves as an advisor to the Finance Director, the Governor and the Legislature in all financial matters and is charged with protecting the financial interests of the State of Alabama.


Nikki Carey-Nicholson

Posted on Mar 3rd, 2012

Nikki Carey-Nicholson is 29 years old and is from Grand Bay, Alabama. Nikki became politically involved in high school by helping with a mock election of the 2000 Presidential elections with over 90% of the school voting for George W. Bush. Nikki was a member of the College Republicans and became one of the nation’s youngest Tea Party organizers for the 2009 Tax Day Tea Party in Mobile. Nikki is currently the Chair of the Mobile County Young Republicans and has served as the Vice-Chair, Secretary, State Committee Woman, and Special Events Coordinator for the Mobile YRs.


Congresswoman Martha Roby

Posted on Feb 19th, 2012

Not all freshman Congress Members manage to have an immediate impact in Washington, D.C., but Martha Roby has certainly been an exception. Republican House Leadership figured out pretty quickly that Martha was a woman of integrity and fortitude, true to her conservative principles and ready to stand strong in the face of opposition.


Jodi Peacock

Posted on Jan 1st, 2012

Jodi and Jeff are natives of Century, FL and have been sweethearts since high school. Jeff attended Florida State University where he graduated magna cum laude with a degree in finance, while Jodi attended Troy University where she was a member of the Sound of the South Marching Band. Jeff later went on to attend the University of Chicago where he received an MBA in economics and finance.


Josh Woods

Posted on Dec 12th, 2011

Josh Woods is the immediate past Chairman and current Treasurer of the Mobile County Young Republicans, and also serves as the National Committeeman for the Young Republican Federation of Alabama to the Young Republican National Federation (“YRNF”).


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