Christopher McInerney '01 has been named deputy research director for Gov. Mitt Romney's Presidential Exploratory Committee.
McInerney, an English major, was a member of the crew team during his years at HWS. He previously worked for the Republican National Committee and at DCI Group, a public affairs firm in Washington, D.C.
Romney served a four-year term as Republican governor of Massachusetts until January 2007; he is the son of Michigan governor and former HUD Secretary George Romney.