Orlando Watson

Orlando Watson serves as a spokesman and Communications Director for Black Media at the Republican National Committee. He previously worked for Arizona Republican Congressman Paul Gosar, where he led the communications team and was the primary on-the-record spokesman, and for Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky.

Watson is a skilled media spokesman who has made frequent appearances on MSNBC and Fox News. His work has been featured on BET.com, CNN.com, Roll Call and the U.S. News and World Report.


Spokesman, Communications Director for Black Media at the Republican National Committee

Areas of Expertise: Politics, Communication, Republican Party, Republican Strategy, Republican Politics

Location: Washington, D.C.

Contact Info:
Email: owatson@gop.com
Phone: (202) 365-3371
Twitter: @OrlandoWatson

Featured on MSNBC:

RNC Does Damage Control After Inaccurate Tweet

Featured on Fox News:

Discussing GOP outreach on “The O’Reilly Factor”