The North Dakota Republican Party has hired Anthony Reedy as its executive director.

Reedy’s past experience includes managing two successful campaigns in the Virginia Legislature, working as legislative director in the Virginia General Assembly, and serving as a regional field director for the 2008 McCain/RNC Victory Program.

He will join communications director Matt Becker and business manager Dee Stanley at the party’s headquarters in Bismarck.

Reedy will begin in his new position in December, and work through the 2012 election cycle.

His hiring was announced Monday.