The Democratic Party of Arkansas today announced
the hiring of a new press secretary, Patrick Burgwinkle
. Burgwinkle, a Boston native, had been working as regional press secretary of the Democratic National Committee. Candace Martin
, press secretary for the last three years, will be the new executive director.
The DPA announced a few weeks ago
that North Little Rock's Vincent Insalaco has been tapped as the new party chair, replacing Little Rock lawyer Will Bond, who stepped down after more than two years in the role.