Our Team


Amy Lannom Wilhite

Executive Director

Amy Lannom Wilhite is the Executive Director at 2ndVote. Prior to taking this position, Amy was the Director of Finance/Events for the Diane Black for Governor campaign. In this role, she traveled with Congressman Black across the state managing fundraising events while meeting with state leaders, business owners, and supporters.

Prior to the campaign, Amy served as the Executive Director of the Aegis Sciences Foundation where she led the company’s philanthropic efforts focused on youth education and character building, veterans support, and healthy-lifestyle initiatives.

She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama where she majored in Public Relations, while also earning All-SEC honors for the Crimson Tide’s basketball program.


Ben Vega

2nd Amendment Coordinator

Ben is the 2nd Amendment Coordinator. He holds a degree in Political Science from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and uses his experience and passion for shooting to advocate for the 2nd Amendment community and promote personal responsibility for the safety, handling, and application of firearms.

He is a staunch believer that accompanying the rights of the 2nd Amendment comes the responsibility of high standards of proficiency, the willingness to protect human lives, and the morality to act as a check on the government.


Bryan Grisard

Senior Research Analyst

Bryan is a Nashville native and has a background in Economics and Public Finance. Bryan joined 2ndVote in November 2019 and currently serves as the Senior Research Analyst.

Jennifer Thompson

Jennifer Thompson

Market Research & Development Coordinator

Jennifer has called Tennessee home for the past 25 years. After 19 years in Christian education, she joined the 2ndVote team in 2018 as an Executive Administrative Assistant.