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Trevor Chandler

Associate Regional Field Director

Trevor Chandler

A native of Laconia, New Hampshire, Trevor joined the Human Rights Campaign in January 2011 as a Field Organizer to help defend marriage equality in his home state. Now as an Associate Regional Field Director, he works to direct strategy and coordination with supporters, allies and partner organizations in the Western US to further LGBT rights and acceptance. He has worked directly on marriage equality campaigns for up to a year at a time in New Hampshire, Rhode Island, New York, Maryland, Minnesota, and Oregon relocating to each state to work on-the-ground in roles ranging from Field Organizer to Political Director.

Trevor regularly travels through the Western region training activists, advocates, and volunteers on effective messaging, legislator contact strategy, crafting field plans as well as using his experience to help put on successful lobby days and rallies.

After graduating from Plymouth State University in 2009 with a Bachelors Degree in Political Science, Trevor went to work for U.S. Representative Paul W. Hodes, eventually becoming the Compliance Director for his U.S. Senate campaign.

Trevor currently lives in Portland, Oregon enjoying all it has to offer, especially biking and long distance running.