Katie Arrington
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Katie Arrington

Republican

American politician

Summerville, South Carolina
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Katie Arrington

American politician
Summary
Experience
Funding
50
Years of Age
2
Years of Experience
SCResidence (state)

Katie Arrington (born December 6, 1970) is an American businesswoman and politician who served in the South Carolina House of Representatives from the 94th district from 2017 to 2019. She defeated former South Carolina Governor and incumbent Congressman Mark Sanford in the Republican primary for South Carolina's 1st congressional district on June 12, 2018. In November 2018, Arrington lost the general election to Democrat Joe Cunningham. She was later appointed chief information security officer for acquisition for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment.

Experience

Education

  (1 - 2 of 2)  
Walden University
Attended Political Science/Government
2013 - 2014
Canisus College
Attended Political Science
1988 - 1992

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 9)  
Representative
South Carolina State House of Representatives
2016 - 2018
Owner
LD Innovations
2016 - 2017
Vice President Sales Operations
Dispersive Technologies Incorporated
2014 - 2015
Director of Technical Solutions
Centuria Corporation
2011 - 2014
System Integrator
Benefitfocus
2014
Research Analyst
Booz Allen Hamilton
2010 - 2011
Owner
Catalyst Development
2005 - 2010
Vice President of Development
Jessco Homes and Development
2002 - 2005
Sales Employee
Expeditors International
1997 - 2002

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 13)  
Chair
Women in Defense Palmetto Chapter Fundraising Committee
2010 - 2017
Member
Mil-OSS (Military Open Source Software) Steering Committee
2010 - 2017
Member
Charleston Defense Contractors Association Board of Directors
2011 - 2017
Member
Board of Directors, South Carolina Cyber
2015 - Current
Chair
Philanthropic Committee
2014 - 2015
Special Event Coordinator
Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association
2010 - 2015
Chair
Communicator Committee
2010 - 2014
Co-Chair
Navy League United States Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton Commissioning Fundraising Committee
2014
Co-Chair
C5ISR Summit Committee
2013 - Current
Former Member
Occupational Regulation and Licensing Boards Subcommittee, South Carolina State House of Representatives
Former Member
Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs Committee, South Carolina State House of Representatives
Former Member
Legislative Oversight Committee, South Carolina State House of Representatives
Former Member
Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Subcommittee, South Carolina State House of Representatives

Campaign Funding

2018
20
18
$1,564,013
Total Raised
$1,563,050
Total Spent
$964
Cash on Hand

Top Industries

Direct campaign contributions grouped by the industry industry of each donor/PAC.
Financial Data Source: Center for Responsive Politics