About Us

Eduardo, originally from Panama, migrated to the US at the age of 2, settling in Gaston County, North Carolina. Growing up, he thrived academically and athletically, securing a full scholarship for cross country and track & field at St. Andrews University. Graduating with honors in History and Political Science, he took on roles in politics, notably with the 2020 Trump Victory campaign and later as campaign manager for Congressman Patrick McHenry.

Simultaneously, Eduardo pursued higher education, earning a master’s in Public Administration and Policy from American University. Alongside his political career, he played a key role in his family’s holiday eggnog business.

As a member of the Republican National Hispanic Assembly of North Carolina (RNHA-NC), Eduardo swiftly rose to become chairman, focusing on expanding county chapters, increasing membership, and establishing financial sustainability. His leadership aims to solidify RNHA-NC’s position as a robust organization for years to come. Additionally, Eduardo serves on the national committee for the RNHA, furthering his commitment to Hispanic representation in politics.

Sandy was born in Brooklyn NY but spent most of her formative years in Dominican Republic up until college when she returned to the US. She has been married for 20 years to her best friend and is the mother of three beautiful children. She went to seminary for her degree in ministry and has a second degree in business. In 2022 she ran for school board. She has since involved herself in various communitarian efforts, including an youth mentorship program in Greenville area public schools. She’s involved in her local GOP and looking for ways to reach out to the growing Hispanic community in her county.

Emmanuel is a first-generation Southerner born to political asylees from Colombia. Though born in Greenville, North Carolina, he is proud to call the colonial capital of New Bern home. His entry into politics began at age 15 as a volunteer for Nick Freitas’s 2018 Senate Campaign in Virginia. It was this experience that began his love for liberty and politics . Since then, Emmanuel has aided in the Odham for Mayor campaign as the Hispanic Outreach Coordinator, a Field Organizer for the North Carolina Republican Party, and had the great privilege of working with Ron DeSantis for Governor campaign in 2022. He currently works as Campaign Manager for Friends for Josh Kohr. The Lord gave Emmanuel a special passion for educating his generation in the values of Faith and Freedom. He has started the Liberty Youth Coalition, an organization dedicated to educating and mobilizing the next generation of leaders in the ideas of liberty. He brings this passion to the
NC RNHA. He plans on bringing Hispanic youth into the RNHA with a focus on strong policy positions and a digital first strategy. Manny also currently serves as Director of Communications for RNHA National.