Deirdre Hackleman is the Director of Events at the Leadership Institute. She manages all internal and external events, including Wednesday Wake-up Club Breakfasts, Happy Hours, and the yearly National Fourth of July Conservative Soiree. She also oversees programmatic building operations and scheduling at the Institute’s headquarters.
Prior to her role at LI, Deirdre served as the Director of Communications at Young Americans for Liberty. Before her start in politics, Hackleman worked in the health field as a Massage Therapist for five years. From there, she studied Political Science at University of California, Riverside and began her work toward the mission of liberty.
She lives in Alexandria, VA and spends most of her free time volunteering for the Ladies of Liberty Alliance and exploring the worlds of ancestral health, sustainable agriculture, and alternative education.