Libertarian National Committee
|June 29, 2014—present|
|Birth:||August 27, 1979 |
|Education:||American University (JD)|
|Occupation:||Businessman, Criminal Defense Attorney|
Nicholas Sarwark (born August 27, 1979) is a businessman and criminal defense attorney from Phoenix, Arizona. He is the current chair of the Libertarian National Committee and a public defender. Prior to this, he served as Vice-Chair of the Libertarian Party of Colorado and the Libertarian Party of Maryland. He also served on the Judicial Committee from 2004 to 2014. He is also a former clerk for the Institute for Justice, and a former consultant.
In his 2014 run for national chair he ran on a platform of aggressively targeting independent and unaffiliated voters. At the 2012 national convention he gave the nomination speech for the successful effort to select NOTA.
He has noted that his day job is keeping poor people out of prison.
- Chair (June 29, 2014—present)
- Vice-Chair (2011—2014)
- Chair (2001—2003)
2018 Campaign for Mayor of Phoenix, Arizona
On December 5, 2017, Sarwark announced his candidacy for mayor of Phoenix, Arizona.
- Bill Weld, 68th Governor of Massachusetts, 2016 Libertarian nominee for Vice-President.
- Barry Goldwater Jr, former member of the U.S. House of Representatives, member of the Board of Directors of the Goldwater Institute.
|Libertarian Party of Maryland
|Libertarian Party National Chair