Board of Directors


Executive Director - Nena Whitfield

Nena Bartlett Whitfield is from Ann Arbor, Michigan and moved to Washington, DC upon completing her Master's program in Diplomacy from Norwich University in Vermont in 2007.  She has worked at the Cato Institute and been involved with a number of political campaigns, most recently as assistant campaign manager for now junior Senator Rand Paul. After the 2010 elections, Nena joined Sen. Paul in his Washington, DC office as a Legislative Aide on the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee. In 2013, Nena left Capitol Hill to work with LOLA full-time.  Nena is active in her community as a founding member and former Treasurer of the DC Liberty Toastmasters, Chair of the Republican Liberty Caucus of DC and the Vice President and Treasurer of the Norwich Alumni DC Chapter.


Angela KeatonChairman - Angela Keaton

 Angela Keaton is the development director at, the web's leading source of antiwar news, views, and activities and the producer of the Scott Horton Show for Antiwar Radio. She has served on the Libertarian National Committee and as executive director of the Libertarian Party of California. From 1999 to 2005, Angela hosted "The Liberated Space," the libertarian talk and news show on the controversial KOOP 91.7 FM, Austin. She holds a J.D. and M.A. from the University of Florida. She is currently the national secretary for Outright Libertarians.


FBoard Member- Frayda Levy

 Frayda Levy owned and managed a book distribution business for 18 years. After selling her business, she co-founded Moving Picture Institute which promotes liberty through film. Frayda is the chair of the board of directors for Americans for Prosperity and co-founded the NJ Chapter of Americans for Prosperity (AFP) andShe is a member of several additional boards including, the Club For Growth, the Marijuana Policy Project and Foundation for Economic Education. Frayda began her working career as Legislative Aide on Capitol Hill and then worked in the Reagan Bush Administration. She holds an MBA from the Darden School at the University of Virginia and BA from the University of Connecticut.