It is the mission of Lone Star Campaigns to offer affordable consulting options to liberty-minded campaigns across Texas in hopes of maintaining our freedoms in this great state.
Lone Star Campaigns offers campaign consulting to the people of Texas. Lone Star Campaigns was organized recently in 2018 to meet the financial needs of liberty-minded candidates with great messages to sell, but limited resources and understanding as to how to begin.
Chelsea Meckel is a campaign consultant at, and owner of, Lone Star Campaigns. Chelsea has experience working on political campaigns, with elected politicians, and political parties in the great state of Texas. Most recently she worked as the Communication Director for the Libertarian nominee for United States Senate, Neal Dikeman. Even though this race was quite possibly one of the most contested races in the state of Texas (Dikeman was opposed by Cruz and O’Rourke), Neal Dikeman’s campaign was one of the most covered campaigns Libertarian campaigns in Texas in the 2018 Midterm Elections. In 2012 Chelsea graduated from Texas State University with her Bachelor of Arts in both political science and communication studies. In 2015, while in the pursuit of her master’s degree, Chelsea was hand selected by Dr. Steven Beebe to attend a study abroad program held at St. Hilda’s College, part of the University of Oxford system, in Oxford, England. In 2016 she graduated from Texas State University with her Master of Arts in communication studies with emphasis in political communication and rhetoric.
Chelsea is currently the elected County Chair for the Libertarian Party of Hays County, and one of the two elected representatives for Senate District 25 on the State Libertarian Executive Committee for the Libertarian Party of Texas. In 2018 she was elected as the Vice-President of her Home Owners Association. She is also the Chaplain of the Captain Thomas Moore Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Chelsea is passionate about the promotion of liberty and actively seeks ways to help candidates with liberty-minded messages relay those messages to larger audiences.
Mr. Hubbard is a graduate of Texas State University where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communication Design. He is the owner and principal designer of Ric Hubbard Design & Marketing and has more than 20 years of experience in design for both print and digital media.
He has been a Libertarian for more than 25 years, shifting from the Republican party as his understanding of the US Constitution and the value of personal liberty has matured. He is particularly interested in protecting First & Second Amendment rights and reducing the scope of government. He strongly believes in maximizing personal freedom and minimizing governmental restriction of personal freedom.