Jake Porter

Jake Porter


Recognized for having a demonstrated ability for organization building, public relations, and marketing. Experience in developing large organization and marketing plans, developing organization structures, creating advertising campaigns, and leading organizational teams.

Activities and Honors

  • AIB College of Business Presidential Scholar:  3 Terms.  Honor Roll:  3 Terms
  • National Honor Society, 2005-2006
  • City of Saint Joseph, MO Civic Recognition Award, 2008
  • Former Appointed Public Official:  ABCD Regional Planning Commission, 2008
  • Libertarian Party of Iowa Executive Committee, April 2007-Present
  • Libertarian National Committee Region 6 Alternate, May 2008-Present
  • Iowa State Bar Association, American Citizenship Award, 2006
  • Iowa High School Athletic Association-Bernie Saggau Sportsmanship Award, 2006


Sep 2006 - May 2008

Associate in Applied Science

Work History

Work History
Nov 2008 - Present


J.D. Porter Consulting
  • Provide businesses, non-profits, individuals, and political organizations assistance with their advertising, marketing, public relations, website design, and other needs
  • Make all financial, marketing, and strategic decisions for the business
  • Edit, Own, and Publish popular monthly company newsletter on political strategy
Jul 2008 - Nov 2008

Iowa Coordinator

Barr/Root '08
  • Led the Iowa campaign organization
  • Develop county-by-county organizations
  • Produce detailed plans and reports
  • Ended with the highest state party Presidential vote total and highest vote percentage since 1980
May 2008 - Jul 2008

Business Manager

Saint Joseph Telegraph
  • Delivered a professional looking paper on time
  • Responded to inquiries about the newspaper
  • Worked with advertisers to promote their business
  • Setup website that will soon provide news to the community
Mar 2008 - May 2008

Chief Executive Officer

AIB Entrepreneurship Class
  • Led 37 students and developed an organizational structure for five departments
  • Developed detailed schedules and strategic plans to complete projects
  • Gave public presentations
  • Earned shareholders over a 300% return on investment in just 10 weeks
Dec 2007 - May 2008

Chief of Staff

Phillies 2008
  • Oversaw 30+ staff members
  • Organized state-by-state volunteer groups for early campaign efforts
  • Performed many human resource functions for the campaign
  • Developed large and detailed campaign plans for core staff and state coordinators



Website Design and Maintenance

Drupal Front Page NVU Wordpress


Microsoft Office Microsoft Project Management Open Office Open Workbench


Marketing Networking Organizational Development Public Relations Public Speaking