About the OCDP

The Oakland County Democratic Party is a 527 organization whose mission is to promote social and economic justice by building an engaged, diverse, Democratic majority in Oakland County in order to enhance the quality of life for all.

Membership is open to all Oakland County residents who are eligible to vote.  Our Executive Committee meets the second Tuesday of each Month at 7:00 PM. Currently, meetings are held on zoom.  These meetings are free and open to the public. Please join us!

OCDP Officers

  • Jody Job, Chair, chair@ocdp.org
  • Carlos Cross, First Vice-Chair
  • Wanda Anderson, Vice-Chair
  • Ray Wert, Vice-Chair
  • Sharon Kelly-Person, Vice-Chair
  • Kevin Hrit, Corresponding Secretary
  • Julia Galliker, Recording Secretary
  • Phillip Reid, Treasurer
  • Murray Gorchow, Parliamentarian
  • Anthony Grillo, Sergeant-At-Arms
  • Brian Dunphy, 8th District Representative
  • Jenny Byer, 9th District Representative
  • Carla Meier, 11th District Representative
  • Loretta Coleman, 14th District Representative
  • Kelly Dillaha, Officer-at-Large, Elected
  • Brittany Pinnock, Officer-at-Large, Elected
  • Nash SalamiOfficer-at-Large, Elected
  • Nancy Quarles, Officer-at-Large, Elected
  • Joseph Person, Officer-at-Large, Elected
  • Gloria Harsten-Spann, Officer-at-Large, Elected
  • Dana Fortier, Officer-at-Large, Appointed
  • Tom Regan, Officer-at-Large, Appointed
  • Jessica Lumbreras, Officer-at-Large, Appointed
  • Regina Strong, Officer-at-Large, Appointed
  • Dr. Melanie Hartman, Officer-at-Large, Appointed
  • Francine Melotti, Officer-at-Large, Appointed
  • Sumaiya Ahmed Sheikh, Executive Director, sumaiya@ocdp.org
  • Marci Welford, Director of Operations, staff@ocdp.org

OCDP Executive Committee

For a full list of Executive Committee Members (2021-2022), click here.

OCDP Org Chart

To read the OCDP Bylaws, visit this page.