Former Aide to Sens. Kyl & Flake Andrew Wilder Hired by Gov. Brewer
First reported by The Arizona Republic, Gov. Jan Brewer (R-AZ) appointed Andrew Wilder as her new Communications Director and official spokesman. He replaces Matthew Benson, who left to join the lobbying and public affairs firm Veridus.
Wilder was most recently spokesman for the Arizona Department of Corrections. Previously he was Communications Director for the successful U.S. Senate campaign of then-U.S. Rep. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and before that, for Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ).
Wilder is a graduate of the University of Arizona and a native of Phoenix. (Arizona Republic)