About

Your MCDC Team:

Staff at the Monroe County Democratic Committee are committed towards building a strong political organization for Monroe County.

Jamie Romeo, Chairwoman & Executive Director The former Chief of Staff to State Senator Ted O’Brien (SD55) and Staff Director to the Democratic Caucus to the County Legislature, Jamie Romeo has a long history of public service in the Great Rochester Area. A local West Irondequoit Alumn, she graduated from St. John Fisher cum laude and also received her Masters in Public Administration from SUNY Brockport. Mother to Dominic (her son she constantly refers to) Jamie is committed to creating more opportunities to get Democrats (and Democratic-minded individuals) engaged and empowered.  Email Jamie.

Henrietta Herriott, Director of Operations While also serving as the liaison for Councilwoman Molly Clifford, Rochester native Henrietta Herriott joined MCDC’s staff in Spring of 2016. She received a BA in Criminal Justice from Keuka College.Having worked in Attorney General Sniderman’s local office, State Senator Ted O’Brien’s district office, the Rochester Police Department and in former-Mayor Bob Duffy’s Administration, Henrietta continues to be a strong advocate for the Rochester area.  Email Henrietta.

Joseph Burgess, Political Associate Joseph is new to the Rochester area, but ready to hit the ground running. Previously, Joseph has worked in volunteer management, fundraising, and communications for governments, non-profits, and campaigns. His last positions were as a volunteer coordinator and marketing assistant for a therapy dog organization; and as a communications assistant for the Mayor of Omaha. A long time Democrat, he began volunteering for campaigns in 2006 and has never stopped. Email Joseph.