John Randall

Adjunct Professor

Employer: CRAFT Media | Digital

Title: Vice President of Digital

Social Media Handles: @jrandall (Twitter)

John Randall is the Vice President of Digital at CRAFT | Media/Digital.

John leads a team of advertisers, developers and designers to ensure CRAFT remains a leader in the digital space by providing clients with creative and innovative solutions.

Prior to joining CRAFT, John was the Director of Political Advertising for AOL. In this role, he managed digital advertising for major political and public affairs campaigns including Romney for President, Americans for Prosperity, and American Petroleum Institute.

Before AOL, John spent seven years in Republican politics – first, as the Director of Radio & TV for the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) during the 2006 cycle. For the following cycle, John launched the Online Communications Division at the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC).

John returned to the NRCC for the 2010 cycle, launching the committee’s eCampaign Division. In this role, John created and optimized the committee’s digital presence and outreach in addition to expanding digital opportunities for House candidates.

Prior to hopping on the political roller-coaster John worked on award winning campaigns at Edelman – where he started his career in DC.

In addition to his role as Vice President of Digital, John is an Adjunct Faculty Member at The George Washington University where he developed the curriculum and teaches Digital Strategy for the Graduate School of Political Management.

Before coming to DC, John earned his B.A. in Government for Hamilton College in upstate New York. Being a native Bay Stater, John spends his Fall Sundays cheering on the Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots.


B.A., Hamilton College