Republican Lieutenant Governors Association
The Republican Lieutenant Governors Association (RLGA) is the only national organization committed to raising money and assisting Republicans in their campaigns for lieutenant governor. Across the nation, Republican lieutenant governors serve as a state’s second-in-command and perform critical tasks overseeing small business recruitment, heading economic development, administering fair elections, maintaining homeland security and leading disaster recovery. Republicans currently hold 31 of the 45 lieutenant governor offices nationwide, including 14 of the 20 independently elected positions and 17 of the 25 team-elected/appointed seats.
Dan Forest | North Carolina Lt. Governor
Dan Forest has served as Lt. Governor of North Carolina since January 2013. Prior to becoming Lt. Governor, he received his architecture degree from the University of North Carolina Charlotte (UNCC). After college, Dan became a leader in the business community for over 20 years, having served as Office President and Senior Partner of the state’s largest architectural firm. Dan is now an Architect Emeritus. A father of four, he and his wife, Alice, reside in Wake County.