My Congressional Team

Danville Office


Joe McLain
District Director

Joe serves as the District Director and is based in the Danville District Office.  Joe is responsible for managing district operations, attending events and visiting with constituents on behalf of Representative Rokita throughout the district.  He joined Representative Rokita’s staff after serving as Indiana’s Help America Vote Act Administrator under then Secretary of State Rokita where he assisted counties and the state in implementing the Act.  Joe is married and the father of two sons and a daughter.


Teri Smith
Constituent Service Manager

A graduate of Marian University, Teri is a registered paralegal with 21 years experience.  Before joining Representative Rokita’s staff, she worked for a private Indianapolis law firm and later the Securities Division of the Indiana Secretary of State’s Office.  


Brittany Wallace
Projects Coordinator

Originally from Cloverdale, Indiana, Brittany serves as the Projects Coordinator for Representative Rokita. Before joining Representative Rokita’s District Office, Brittany interned for Representative Rokita in 2013 and served as Political Director for a 2014 U.S. Congressional campaign. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Indiana University Bloomington where she majored in political science and minored in history and criminal justice. 


Sally Evans
Constituent Service Representative

Sally graduated Summa Cum Laude from Indiana Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management.  Sally also holds an Associate of Applied Science degree in Paralegal Studies from Ivy Tech Community College and has twenty years of law office experience. Sally has served as Union Township Trustee of Montgomery County since 2011 and previously served as secretary of the Montgomery County Republican Party.  





Washington, DC Office


Renee Hudson
Chief of Staff

Renee is a long time Capitol Hill veteran with over 10 years experience as a Chief of Staff.  


Mark Cruz
Legislative Director

Originally from Oregon, Mark manages Representative Rokita’s education, workforce, agriculture, Native American affairs, energy, and natural resource portfolios.  Prior to joining the office, Mark was a Legislative Fellow for Representative Tom Cole (OK).  Previous to that, he taught high school on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota.  Mark earned his bachelor’s degree from Pepperdine University and a master’s degree from Brown University.  


Megan Wells
Press Secretary

Megan grew up in Florida but spent many summers with her extended family in Logansport, Indiana. She is responsible for communicating Congressman Rokita's work on behalf of Hoosiers through traditional and new media. Prior to joining the office, Megan was a spokeswoman for a Midwest United States Congressional Campaign and the Director of Government and Community Affairs for a Midwest nonprofit organization. Megan earned her bachelor's degree in Social Relations and Policy from the James Madison College at Michigan State University and a Juris Doctor from Thomas M. Cooley Law School and is a licensed attorney. 


Michael Mets
Legislative Assistant

Michael graduated with a master’s in Public Policy from Stony Brook University.  In the Spring of 2012, he was an intern for Representative Rokita.  After finishing his internship, he worked for several political campaigns in New York and Connecticut, before returning to work for Congressman Rokita.  He handles issues related to energy, environment, foreign affairs, tax, trade, telecommunication, science, technology, financial services, housing, small business, and the legislative aspects of the Red Tape Rollback program.


Jessica Williams
Executive Assistant

An Indiana native, Jessica is a graduate of Marian University in Indianapolis.  She is a former intern in the Congressman’s office.  Jessica handles DC scheduling and serves as a member of Congressman Rokita's legislative team where she handles immigration, social, Second Amendment, and judiciary issues. 



Alex Osborne
Legislative Correspondent

Alex currently serves as a Legislative Correspondent for Representative Rokita.  Originally from Kansas, Alex graduated from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County with bachelor's degrees in Economics and Political Science.  Before joining Representative Rokita's staff, Alex served in the United States Air Force as a Cryptologic Korean Linguist. Alex also handles issues related to defense, homeland security, and veterans. 


Luke Bunting
Staff Assistant

Luke currently serves as a Staff Assistant for Representative Rokita. A graduate of Butler University, he received a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and conducted research on the history of presidential campaign messaging. Before joining Representative Rokita’s staff, Luke served as an intern for the House Budget Committee under Chairman Paul Ryan and completed a Fulbright grant to South Korea. .