David Avella is the Chairman of GOPAC, the Republican Party’s premier organization dedicated to educating and electing a new generation of Republican leaders. A seasoned communications professional and political operative, Avella has spent the majority of his career working to advance free enterprise and conservative fiscal policies. He is a requested speaker on current national and state issues, how to communicate effectively, and how to execute winning political campaigns.
Avella is a frequent guest on national television and radio, including Fox News, Fox Business, Fox News Radio, and HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher. He is also a quoted source for national and local print, video, online and social media platforms. A native of Martinsburg, West Virginia, Avella earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science at Shepherd University. He and his wife, Claire, currently reside in McLean, Virginia with their daughters Emerson and Tinsley.