Julianne Thompson Bio
Julianne Thompson is a proven professional in the field of messaging, media, and grassroots advocacy. A nationally recognized coalition builder, she works with candidates, issues-based organizations and corporations with targeted messaging and legislative lobbying and has built a strong network of activists that spans not only Georgia, but the United States. Julianne has worked on candidate and issues campaigns on the local, state, and national levels.
In 2016 Julianne served as a surrogate for Trump for President. In the primary she was appointed as National Co-Chairman of Women for Cruz. Julianne was the first Cruz leader in Georgia to endorse Donald Trump after the primary and was honored to be a guest speaker at the massive 10k plus GOTV rally for the now President-elect at the Fox Theater in May, 2016.
She is the former Co-Chairman of the Atlanta Tea Party and Co-Founder of the Capitol Coalition of Conservative Leaders, Georgia’s largest political coalition collectively representing more than one million Georgians. Her experience as an activist leader in the trenches gives her considerable credibility with activists and voters, as well as elected officials.
Julianne served as a legislative aide to the US House of Representatives Judiciary Committee and Subcommittee on the Constitution. She is former Communications Director and Press Secretary of the Georgia Republican Party.
Julianne has received two Gubernatorial appointments, and has been listed in Who’s Who Among Outstanding Young Women in America. In 2012 she was recognized for her ability to reach across party lines receiving the Democracy Award from Common Cause of Georgia for her bi-partisan work on ethics reform and helping to pass the most comprehensive ethics package in Georgia history.
A two time elected national delegate to the Republican National Convention, Julianne was honored in 2012 to be appointed one of Georgia’s 16 Presidential Electors.
Julianne is a regular political analyst on the media circuit and her appearances include or she has been featured in:
TV – BBC World News TV, Fox News Channel, Your World With Neil Cavuto, The Glenn Beck Show, Hannity, CNN, MSNBC, all local affiliates (ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX Georgia Public Broadcasting), One America Network, WGN News, 11 Alive News, TV 46 News Atlanta and Newsmax.
Radio – NPR, Fox News Radio nationwide, CBS News Radio Los Angeles, Over 90 Iheart radio stations nationwide, Voice of America, Mark Levin Show Rusty Humphries Show, Martha Zoller Show, Ed Bryant Show, Ed Dean Show, Ty Young Show, WSB Radio, Rock 100, The Regular Guys, AM 640, AM 750, Cumulous Media, Patriot Radio, POTUS Radio, and many more.
Online – Breitbart, American Thinker, Michelle Malkin, Hot Air. Mark Levin, Twitchy. Congress.org, National Review, Roll Call.
Print – Wall Street Journal, Associated Press, Morris News Service, AJC, Washington Post, Washington Times, New York Times, LA Times, many statewide print publications.
Very few possess the trifecta of experience as a nationally known grassroots activist leader, a well-respected media spokesman, and a political professional. As a result, Julianne maintains strong relationships in all three sectors.
Julianne graduated Magna Cum Laude from Liberty University and studied for her MA in Broadcast Journalism at Regent University. She lives in metro-Atlanta with her husband, Jason and their two children.