Don Goris, President
Don Goris is the founder and president of Campaign Resource Group.
Goris started his business in 2007 after being approached by numerous major donors and elected officials expressing the need for a West Michigan-based firm. Prior to starting his business, he was employed by Jones Gavan & Helmholdt in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and The Delphi Corporation in Washington, DC. Goris was born in Western Michigan and graduated from Calvin College in 2005 with a degree in Political Science. Don lives in Holland, Michigan, with his wife and two sons. In his free time, he enjoys fly-fishing, camping, hunting, travel, weight-lifting, and hobby farming.
Lucie Hoogland, Director of Operations
Lucie Hoogland joined Campaign Resource Group in 2013 in an event management capacity and recently assumed the role of Director of Operations.
Lucie is a graduate from the University of Maryland and holds a degree in Government and Politics. Prior to joining Campaign Resource Group, Lucie held legislative positions on Capitol Hill with Congressmen Bill Huizenga and Bill Johnson, and campaign positions with Senator Rob Portman and Congressman Steve Chabot.
Originally from Cincinnati, Lucie has happily moved to Grand Rapids to be closer to family. When not involved in politics, she tries to get to the family cottage in Leelanau County as often as possible. She also enjoys spending time with her two dogs and any type of card game.
Breanne Zost, Events Manager
With several years of event planning and hospitality experience under her belt, Breanne joined the CRG team in 2016 as its events coordinator. Breanne is responsible for making sure our clients' events are well-attended and go off without a hitch. Though her blood is Maize & Blue, Breanne attended Michigan State University and worked in the domestic violence field prior to working in hospitality.
Proudly born and raised in West Michigan, she is a former Grand Rapids Pulaski Queen and is serving her 4th year on the Grand Rapids Marathon Committee. Breanne is a history buff who is always reading, is studying for the sommelier exam and looks forward to cooking weekly “family” dinner with friends.
Taylore Drye spent two years as Finance Director for the Kent County Republican Party after graduating from Grand Valley State University in 2015. Having worked for a county party during a presidential election cycle, she is familiar with grassroots operations and finds inspiration in candidates that convey passion and drive to serve the public. She is currently a 2L at Michigan State University College of law and aspires to work in criminal prosecution when she graduates.
When not in the library or helping a campaign, she enjoys hiking along the West Michigan lakeshore, reading transcendentalist literature, and spending time with friends in the great city of Grand Rapids.