A former member of Governor Mike Pence's congressional staff will be joining his administration. Matt Lloyd has been named deputy chief of staff for communications and strategy. Earlier this month, the governor announced Communications Director Christy Denault's plans to leave her post at the end of next month. April 24, 2015
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indiana Governor Mike Pence announced today the addition of Matt Lloyd to the governor's office as Deputy Chief of Staff for Communications and Strategy. Lloyd will assume his responsibilities in late May.
Lloyd served as Communications Director on Pence's congressional staff for 10 years. He served in the top communications role for Pence when he was chairman of the House Republican Conference as well as when he chaired the House Republican Study Committee. He also served as a senior advisor to Pence's gubernatorial campaign. He currently serves as Director of Communications for Koch Industries in its Washington, D.C., office.
“I am delighted that Matt will be rejoining my staff,” said Pence. “Matt is a person of character whose judgment I value greatly. He will be a tremendous addition to the governor's office.”
A graduate of the University of Illinois with a bachelor's in agriculture communications, Lloyd currently lives in the Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C., with his wife and two children. The family will relocate to Indianapolis at the conclusion of the school year.
Source: The Office of Governor Mike Pence