BOISE, ID – Today, Chairman Jonathan Parker announced the appointment of Trent Wright as the Idaho Republican Party’s State Finance Chairman. Wright currently serves as President and CEO of the Idaho Banker’s Association. He has been active in Idaho politics for over a decade, previously serving as the top executive for the Idaho Automobile Dealers Association, Government Affairs Director for the Ada County Realtors Association, and legislative assistant in Washington D.C. In his new role, Wright will be responsible for developing and executing a fundraising plan for the party, as well serving on the Executive Committee and as an advisor to Chairman Parker.
“I am excited to welcome Trent to the team as Finance Chair,” said Chairman Parker. “Trent has incredible talent and experience in the business and political arenas, both of which will be incredible assets in his new role. He is passionate about the Idaho Republican Party, its values, and its success. With Trent on the team, I feel confident that we will have the funds necessary to assist Republican candidates during the critical 2018 elections.”
“I am looking forward to working with Jonathan and the rest of the Idaho Republican Party as we enter into a pivotal election for Idaho.” Wright continued, “The importance of this election cannot be understated. I am honored to be part of the team that will help deliver Republican victories in Idaho in 2018.”