Contact Alicé Leuchte

I have a passion for service, and thrive on the unique challenges of communication design. Throughout my career, I have been blessed with amazing opportunities to refine my messaging skills through:

  • Graphics
  • Photography
  • Print Materials & Ads
  • Web Development
  • Social Media
  • Audio Ads & Post-Production
  • Product Development
  • Political Campaigns

 

Additionally, I have a talent for technical writing, and in-depth experience with data analysis and management with a focus on integrity and confidentiality.

Alicé Leuchte

Bradley Voice & Data

 

 

 

 

Journeyman Field Engineer – NC 2017-Present

Bradley Voice & Data is owned and operated by Glen Bradley, and has over 20 years experience in Level I support in point-of-sale (POS), voice over IP (VoIP), networking, data and technology infrastructure.

 

Clients include major retailers, restaurants as well as many big names in techonolgy – from Apple to Godaddy.  For more information, please visit bradleyvoicendata.com.

 

Freelance Design & Consulting

 

 

 

 

I have enjoyed a variety of endeavors dealing with graphics, web design, social media and marketing, and even audio production and political consulting. The following are select highlights:

 

Campaigns & Consulting – NC 2017-Present

Provided support and materials (like photography, graphics, social media support, email campaigns, print and audio ads, web design) and/or other services utilized in support of primary and general election campaigns.  Highlights include:

 

•  Glen Bradley, State House Primary Candidate (R)
•  Allen Chesser, US House Primary Candidate (R)
•  Jim Womack, State Chairman NCGOP Candidate
•  Arianna del Palazzo, County Commissioner Candidate (R)
•  Chris deLambert, County Commissioner Candidate (R)

 

Political Ads & Campaigns – AK 2014-Present

Provided materials (like graphics, social media support, email campaigns, print and audio ads, web design) and/or other services utilized in support of primary and general election campaigns throughout Alaska.  Highlights include:

 

•  David Eastman, State House Candidate (R)
•  Pam Goode, State House Candidate (R/ACP)
•  Mike Dunleavy, State Senate Candidate (Incumbent, R)
•  Amy Demboski, Candidate for Anchorage Mayor (Runoff)
•  Joe Miller, US Senate Primary Candidate (R)

 

Anchorage Republican Women’s Club – Alaska 2014-2017

Create graphic designs for PR campaigns, administrate the club website and social media, assist in communications with members, and help publicize important events and announcements.

 

WAAR Media Group – Wayne Dupree
2014-2015

Graphics and creative production for internet radio shows and personalities featured on WAARadio – We Are America Radio.

 

North Carolina Politics

 

 

 

 

Upon returning to my home state of North Carolina, I became involved with the local Republican Party as well as the Republican Liberty Caucus on North Carolina (RLC-NC).  Highlights include:

 

State Chairman, RLC-NC 2017-2018

Served as Chairman (2017-2018) and as Secretary (2016-2017). The RLC-NC helps promote [actual] limited government, individual liberty and free market ideas.  The RLC was first founded in NC in 1988, which inspired the founding of the national RLC in 1991.

 

Vice Chairman – Public Info, Lee GOP 2016-2108

The Lee GOP (NC) is my hometown local Republican Party and I served as Vice Chairman for Public Information (2017-2018), and At-Large Member of the Executive Committee (2016-2017).

 

Alaska Politics

 

 

 

 

During my residency in Alaska, my focus shifted into politics.  I served as the only full-time grassroots state organizer in support of Republican Presidential Primary candidate Ron Paul, and was then elected at the Republican State Convention to the office of Secretary of the Alaska Republican Party (ARP).

 

Later, I was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Anchorage Republican Women’s Club (ARWC) as Communications Chair.  Upon relocating outside of Alaska, I continued fulfilling the Communications role under contract.

 

Communications Chair, ARWC 2013-2014

Increased the effectiveness of the club’s online presence and PR campaigns, which helped double revenue.

 

State Secretary, Alaska Republican Party 2012-2013

Standardized and upheld the integrity of the communications process with members.

 

State Organizer, Alaskans for Ron Paul 2012 2012

Helped inspire and coordinate the attendance of Delegates from all 40 districts to the 2012 ARP State Convention – a first in Alaska history.

 

Arden Companies

 

 

 

 

R&D Engineer – Sanford, NC
2007-2009

Arden is an industry leader in outdoor furniture cushions, with products sold in key retailers such as Lowe’s, Walmart, Target, Home Depot, Meijer and Canadian Tire. The highlights of my responsibilities and achievements include:

 

•  Member of the corporate “Ardennovation” Team which focused on future product line development.

 

•  Produced designs and construction methods for core product line  – outdoor cushions & umbrellas.  Oversaw all drawing specifications for new prototype designs, from initial concept and subsequent revisions to pre-production.

 

•  Supervised Engineering’s Sample Department, consisting of a subordinate lead manager and eight full time employees.  Responsible for the production, quality and timeliness of all development and testing projects including prototypes, domestic and import reference samples, sales presentations and other miscellaneous projects essential to product development, costing and quality assurance.

 

•  Liaison to corporate concerning engineering-related aspects of the import process, including import production sample approvals.  Developed and implemented processes and inter-departmental procedures surrounding sample-related projects, including product testing for production approval.

 

•  Editor of Engineering handbooks for Asian suppliers relating to workmanship standards and material samples.  Provided remote assistance to production personnel in the US and Asia on designs concerning new construction requirements and production techniques.

 

Britto Central

 

 

 

 

Graphics Coordinator – Miami, FL
2005-2007

Britto Central is devoted to the art of world-renowned Pop Artist Romero Britto, a contributor to the Tut Pyramid Project in London, the visual basis for the pregame show of Super Bowl XLI and frequently featured panelist at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The highlights of my time working with Romero include:

 

•  Directed photography of all original art and responsible for all in-house photography equipment and facilities. Documented and photographed local events and special projects and assisted PR with special media needs, including video production and conversion.

 

•  Maintained high-resolution images and created quality graphics for ads, presentations, special projects and licensing.

 

•  Coordinated the production of select originals with print, sales and delivery deadlines for retail, wholesale, commissions, and donations.  Evaluated the condition of stored originals and arranged any needed restoration work.  Advised Gallery Director and Curator in selecting stock and show pieces.

 

•  Priced and certified all new originals.  Programmed and maintained costing calculator for gallery management, and designed and maintained the Production database of all originals and in-progress items.

 

•  Directed and assisted contracted programmers with web site and database development and managed content for Britto.com.

 

•  Served as in-house contact for technology-related issues such as hardware & software maintenance, troubleshooting and recommendations – including computers/workstations, servers, scanners, printers, copiers, cameras, phones (VoIP) and Romero’s personal electronic devices.

Experience

My most notable projects required advanced skill with:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Adobe Software (CC)
  • CAD Software
  • WordPress
  • HTML/CSS
  • Internet Radio

Technology

The following are some of my favorite highlights (more to come!) .

WAAR Media Group

WAAR Media Group

Projects with WAAR Media Group, featuring Wayne Dupree who was named ACU's Blogger of the Year at CPAC 2015, and won the Blog Bash 2014 Award for Best in Show Podcast. It was my pleasure to produce the first airing of this interview with Allen West.

ARWC Graphics

ARWC Graphics

Graphic design highlights for the Anchorage Republican Women's Club - from event promotions to 'Thank You' graphics to show appreciation for donor attendance.

Political Campaigns

Political Campaigns

Highlights from campaigns in Alaska, including Demboski's Mayoral campaign, an independently commissioned social media design in support of Joe Miller, the re-election campaign of Alaska Senator Cathy Giessel, and the House campaign of independent candidate, Pam Goode.

The State Wide Teleconference

The State Wide Teleconference

Graphics from select Alaska State Wide Teleconferences. Audio post-production examples available on YouTube!

Britto Central

Britto Central

Selections from my time working with Romero Britto, including a DVD cover for highlights from the Pregame Show of Superbowl XLI (2007), and photography/graphic which made the cover of the Chicago Summer Art Guide.

Portfolio

Pratt Institute, School of Art & Design – Brooklyn, NY 1997-2000

Work towards BFA, Film/Video & Animation

 

Lee County High School – Sanford, NC 1993-1997

Diploma, NC Scholars Program

Education

References, documentation and samples available upon request.

References

The following is additional experience.  Also visit aliceleuchte.com for articles and recent posts.

Experience

 



Republican Liberty Caucus of North Carolina 2016-Present

Served as Chairman (2017-2018) and as Secretary (2016-2017). I also served as Secretary of the newly-chartered Wake County chapter. The RLC-NC helps promote [actual] limited government, individual liberty and free market ideas.  The RLC was first founded in NC in 1988.

 

Lee County (NC) Republican Party 2016-2108

The Lee GOP is my hometown local Republican Party and I served as Vice Chairman for Public Information (2017-2018), and At-Large Member of the Executive Committee (2016-2017).

 

Alaska Republican Liberty Caucus – Vice Chairman 2014

An informal yet active network of Liberty Republicans.  I still assist  in the administration of the AKRLC online group and assets.

 

AKSIAM | The State Wide Teleconference 2013-Present

The Alaska State Wide Teleconference is a semi-regular, non-partisan forum begun by Joe Miller and Maria Rensel, and provides a method of discussion and communication among grassroots statewide.  I volunteer expertise in graphics, audio and post-production for select events.

 

Co-organized and administrate AKSIAM (I am Alaska), a parallel database and notification service for the teleconferences and other events of interest.

 

One Hope United – Data Integrity Specialist 2006

One Hope United (previously Kid’s Hope United) is a private, national firm dedicated to serving children and families and is contracted to the State of Florida to administer foster care services and programs for state clients of the Department of Children and Families.

 

During my service as Data Intregity Specialist, I analyzed confidential client data and worker performance statistics, designed reports for the Florida Region and the Chicago-based quality assurance team, upheld company policies and state government guidelines to ensure data integrity and strict confidentiality.

 

Young Republican Federation of Virginia – Secretary 2005

Chartered Young Republican body serving Virginia.

 

Winsome Sears for US Congress – Volunteer Coordinator 2004

Served as a full-time volunteer coordinator for the Third District Republican nominee for Congress in the Richmond, VA office.

 

Consolidated efforts with (Bush-Cheney) Victory 2004 to cover polling locations on Election Day, and served as Precinct Coordinator for the second largest voting precinct in Richmond City (707), where I coordinated volunteer coverage with the International Republican Liaison Group to ensure diverse, all-day coverage.

 

Third District Republican Committee, RPV 2004-2005

Elected as Secretary of the District Committee of the Republican Party of Virginia serving Richmond City through parts of the Norfolk area.  Also appointed as Media Committee Chairman.

 

Greater Richmond Young Republicans 2003-2005

Co-founder of the Richmond YR chapter, which serves Virginia’s Capital City and the surrounding counties.  Served as Secretary (interim & elected), and appointed as Chairman for both the Bylaws and Media Committees.

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