Erik Raudsep

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Eric Raudsep
At-Large Member
Libertarian National Committee
July 12, 2020—present
Personal Details
Residence: North Carolina
Party: Libertarian
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Erik Raudsep is a Libertarian Party activist from North Carolina. He is currently an At-Large member of the Libertarian National Committee. was a delegate seated with the delegation of the Libertarian Party of North Carolina at the 2018 National Convention.


Raudsep was involved in the Republican Party in New York State from 1996 to 2002, when he registered as a Democrat, and then as unaffiliated in 2003. In 2007, he moved to North Carolina and joined the Libertarian Party of North Carolina in 2008 and was involved in his local party and on the state level. In 2020, he was elected as an At-Large member to the Libertarian National Committee. In early of 2021 Mr. Raudsep announced that he will be seeking the Vice-Chair position on the Libertarian National Committee for the 2022 term.


  • Candidate for NC House District 31 (2017-2018)

Organizational Positions

Libertarian Party
  • Delegate to the National Convention (2016, 2018, 2020)
Libertarian National Committee
  • At-Large Member (July 12, 2020—present)
Libertarian Party of North Carolina
  • Coalition Director (2019—2020)
  • Executive Board member at large (2011-2013; 2015-2017)
  • Political Director (2014-2016)
Libertarian Party of Durham County
  • Chair (2018—2020)
Libertarian Party of Durham and Orange Counties
  • Secretary (2016-2017)

Before the Libertarian Party

2008 Joined Libertarian Party of North Carolina

2007 Moved to North Carolina from New York

2005-2007 Independent Legislative writer and implementation adviser

2004-2005 Fundraiser and Lobbyist for Have a Heart Children's Illness fund

2004 Fundraiser for 9/11 widows fund

2003 Changed party affiliation from Democrat to Unaffiliated

2002 Left Republican Party of New York Registered as Democrat

2001 Worked with City of New York Mayor's Office (Electronic Communication office)

2000-2001 Worked for Bush Cheney in New York and Florida (Technical Director for New York)

2000-2001 Worked for Lazio 2000 New York and Bay Shore office (Chief Technical Officer) (Online Contribution FEC Input and Development)

1997-1998 Paid intern for Alfonse D'aMato US Senate (Holocaust Commission for remuneration)

1996-1997 Lead volunteer for yard sign distribution and delivery Lazio for Congress