ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - Emily Pedersen has been named as Social Media Manager today by the Atlantic Highlands Republican Party. Pedersen will be responsible for all social media outreach for Mayoral Candidate Jack Archibald and candidates for Borough Council, France Karras and Jim Krauss.

“The Atlantic Highlands GOP is excited to have Emily as our social media manager,” Archibald said. “Emily has vast experience using social media and will managing our Facebook and Twitter account. She is another young resident that has decided to contribute her talents to our campaign.”

Pedersen, a graduate of the College of Charleston, currently serves as a Marketing Representative for Three W International, and is a member of the Monmouth County Young Republican Club.

“I am excited to work with the awesome team of Jack Archibald, France Karras and Jim Krauss,” Pedersen said. “I was attracted by their vision for Atlantic Highlands and the focus they have on issues that are of concern to the young Republicans”

“Emily will help the team reach our valued constituents using all media. We have listened and heard the voice of the voters and know that we have to communicate openly, frequently and in a medium which matters to them,” said Sue Tidswell, the GOP Campaign Chairman. “I am really excited that both France Karras and Emily are on the team. Their drive and desire to take the Republican Party to the next level is infectious and inspiring. France will bring a fresh set of eyes and ears to our government and Emily shows that we are not afraid to move forward and think outside of the box.”

Archibald credited Tidswell with the team’s expansion into social media.

“France, Jim and I are delighted with the direction of our campaign led by Sue Tidswell,” Archibald said. “Together will continue to work hard earn to the trust of the voters in the coming months.”

Atlantic Highlands Primary Elections will be held June 2, 2015. For more information about the Atlantic Highlands Republican Party candidates, visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/AHGOP2015, follow us on Twitter @AHGOP15 or how to register to vote, call (732) 291-3832.