Chuck Cook is the former Political Director of the Maryland Democratic Party. He's a veteran of numerous campaigns at every level of government, and was the Field Director for the Maryland Democratic Party for President Obama's re-election in 2012. Originally a software developer, he left his former career in 2008, and has worked on Congressional campaigns, Gubernatorial campaigns, County Council campaigns, and Mayoral campaigns. Most recently, he ran the coordinated field program in the City of Annapolis, Maryland for the November 2017 Election. His passion in electoral politics is in messaging and field for Progressive Democratic candidates who support Unions and working families. Chuck lives in Crofton, Maryland with his wife Jessica - a Special Educator at Old Mill High School - and their three children.