of New York
4th Vice President
Director, Region 5
Ann Schockett was elected 4th vice president of the National Federation of Republican Women (NFRW) at the 39th Biennial Convention in Philadelphia and took office in January 2018. She is the director of NFRW Region 5, which includes Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. She also is the adviser to the NFRW Campaign and Public Relations Committees. Previously, she served on the NFRW Executive Committee as member-at-large.
In addition to Ann’s civic and charitable endeavors, she is a veteran of 39 years of public service and a businesswoman specializing in public relations and multi-media productions. After attending Vassar College and graduating Sarah Lawrence College with her BFA and MFA, Ann started her family, founded a business and was elected the youngest person in NYS to represent fellow Republicans of her Assembly District while taking on State GOP election and fundraising duties under the State Chair.
Ann has been honored as “Executive GOP Leader of the Year”, “Woman of the Year” and “Republican Woman of the Year” multiple times in NYC and Long Island. She has headed and advised in 42 election campaigns from local to federal levels, is a sought-after speaker and is known for her activism on timely issues.
Ann believes it is vital to foster Republican Party values and good government while empowering women to become more active and take leadership roles. Ann has been NC (Nassau County) FRW President, NYSFRW Corresponding Secretary and President and NFRW Member at Large. She is a NFRW Capitol Regent, and creator/producer/host of the popular “The F1rst Tuesday” national call in series. Ann serves on the Board of Regents for the Center for Security Policy and is a member of the NYGOP Empire Club. She is a citizen lobbyist for humane legislation for animals, and was the first Congressional District Leader in NYS for the HSUS.
Ann is a business consultant, oversees campaigns and special events and has worked with government and non-profit entities of all levels. As a producer/director/writer/host of corporate and commercial productions, she has been the recipient of media awards and a three-time nominee and finalist for the Cable Ace Awards.
One of Ann’s favorite accomplishments was founding and chairing the Community Enrichment Mini-Center on Long Island, NY to enrich the lives, well-being and careers of people of all backgrounds, provide for 13 non-profit and start-up organizations under its umbrella and be an independent Hurricane Relief Center during Sandy.
Ann is a proud mother of three and grandmother of five, all living in the DC-metro area.