Davidson GOP Party Officers



Christopher Jessup is an educator who holds a bachelor’s degree in history from Greensboro College and a Master of Educational Leadership from Queen’s University. Chris has served as a precinct chairman, vice chairman and secretary as well as sat on the executive committees of both county and state party organizations. Chris has served as the President of the Davidson County Republican Men’s Club for the last 3 years. He is also an active member at Rich Fork Baptist where he is a deacon and adult and children’s ministry leader. Christopher brings his ability to inspire and proven leadership skills to the table to help move the DCGOP forward. You can email the Davidson GOP Chairman at [email protected].



John Spillman is also an educator who holds a bachelor of arts degree in English and Secondary Education from UNC-Greensboro and a master of business administration with a focus on global leadership from High Point University. Currently, he teaches business technology and graphic design classes at Oak Grove High School and is an adjunct professor in the business department at Davidson Davie Community College. He also attends Rich Fork Baptist Church, and has served alongside Christopher Jessup as the Vice President of the Davidson County Republican Men’s Club. John is excited for the opportunity to utilize his technology and design skills in innovative ways to help make the DCGOP an example for technology implementation in NC.



Venessa Link continues her commitment to building a strong DCGOP by transitioning from being the Davidson County Republican Men’s Club treasurer to handling the finances for the DCGOP. Venessa has been an active member of the Thomasville Memorial Day Parade Committee and even volunteers for animal rescue-related matters in Davidson County. Venessa wholeheartedly supports the conservative movement and looks forward to using her skills in the DCGOP.



Martie Beasley fills her role of secretary in the DCGOP from the banking industry. Martie has extensive experience organizing and maintaining records and has previously worked for globally recognized banks. She is solely committed to the ideals of the Republican Party and is excited to be a part of the future of the DCGOP.