John Kay served as Deputy State Director for more than two years prior to becoming director, working with Phillip Joffrion, who has taken on the role of Regional Director with AFP. John comes from a background of work in state and federal politics including his time with Congressman John Fleming and multiple campaigns in Louisiana.

Among his stops, John has spent time with the Alabama Republican Party, and two US Senate campaigns, including Treasurer John Kennedy’s 2008 bid for the Senate. John is a native of Louisiana and a graduate of Louisiana State University in Shreveport.