Paul Grindle

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Paul Grindle
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Political Director
Libertarian Party of New York
January 15, 2023—
Predecessor: Rich Purtell
Successor: Incumbent
Vice Chair
Brooklyn Libertarian Party
September 20, 2022—
Predecessor: Romo Hallahan
Successor: Incumbent
1st Vice Chair
Suffolk County Libertarian Party
June 3, 2018—December 30, 2020
Predecessor: Mario D'Angelo
Successor: William VanHelmond
Personal Details
Birth: December 9, 1992
Occupation: Computer Engineering
Residence: Brooklyn, NY
Party: Libertarian Party
Facebook: Facebook
Twitter: Twitter
Instagram: Instagram
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Paul Grindle serves as the Political Director of the Libertarian Party of New York. He is also the Vice Chair of the Brooklyn Libertarian Party and serves as a member of the State Committee representing Judicial District 2, coterminous with Brooklyn. Previously he served as a Member-At-Large of the Executive Committee of the Libertarian Party of New York and he is a member of several state party committees. He provided management and assistance to Libertarian campaigns. He is a member of the Libertarian Socialist Caucuses of the Libertarian Party and Democratic Socialists of America, as well as the latter caucus' parent organization, the Horizon Federation. He is also associated with the Classical Liberal Caucus and was a New York State Co-Coordinator of the Libertarian Pragmatist Caucus.

He is also an At-Large State Committee Member of the Libertarian Party of New York's former corporation side and original body, the Free Libertarian Party, Inc., which currently exists as the defunct Libertarian Advocates of New York, and was the 1st Vice-Chair of the Suffolk County Libertarian Party where he served as the 2019 Campaign Coordinator. The Suffolk party saw a historic number of candidates that year and saw several cross endorsed candidates win their elections. He was a delegate seated with the New York party's delegation at the 2018, 2020, and 2022 Libertarian National Conventions.

Organizational Positions

Libertarian Party

Libertarian Party of New York

  • Political Director, Political Division (January 15, 2023—present)
  • Member, State Committee, Judicial District 2 (September 17, 2022—present)
  • Member-At-Large, Executive Committee (September 27, 2020—September 18, 2022)
  • At-Large State Committee Member, FLP (May 4, 2019—present)
  • Elector for Jo Jorgensen in CD1 (2020)
Committee Assignments
  • Rules Committee
  • Member (December 2, 2018—June 2, 2019, September 18, 2022—present)
  • Chair (September 29, 2020—September 18, 2022)
  • Member, Legislative Affairs Committee (April 30, 2021—Present)
  • Member, Platform Committee (March 2021—October 16, 2022, Jan 16, 2023—present)
  • Member, IT Committee (2020—present)
  • Member, Candidate Support Subcommittee, FLP (early 2019—September 8, 2019)
  • Member, Social Media Subcommittee, FLP (early 2019—September 8, 2019)
  • Member, IT Subcommittee, FLP (mid 2018—September 8, 2019)

Brooklyn Libertarian Party

  • Vice Chair (September 20, 2022—present)

Suffolk County Libertarian Party

  • 1st Vice-Chair (June 3, 2018—December 30, 2020)
  • Campaign Coordinator (March 2019—November 2019)


  • John McAfee for President, 2016 (Consultant)
  • Stephen Ruth for Suffolk County Legislator, 2017 (Deputy Campaign Manager)
  • Larry Sharpe for NY Governor, 2018, (Deputy Field Director and Senior Advisor)
  • Ken Armstrong for President, 2020 (Campaign Manager)
  • Ken Armstrong for Vice President, 2020 (Campaign Manager)
  • Thomas Quiter for NY State Senate, 2020 (Political Advisor)
  • Duane Whitmer for Congress, 2020 (Campaign Manager)
  • Stacey Prussman for NYC Mayor, 2021 (Campaign Manager)
  • Larry Sharpe for NY Governor, 2022 (Deputy Campaign Manager, then Queens Petition Coordinator)
  • Cristina Crawford for MA Treasurer, 2022 (Calltime Manager)