My Congressional Team

Danville Office


Kim Cocke
Office Manager

Kim is an Indiana native. She served four years as a Staff Assistant for Governor Mitch Daniels. She has spent the last few years working with her family in their family-owned businesses. She is currently working toward her degree from Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. 


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.  


Diane Hubbard
Community Liaison

A long time resident of northern Morgan county, Diane serves as Community Liaison.  She represents Congressman Rokita at local events and manages specific projects serving the people of Indiana’s 4th District.  Her background of service includes multiple leadership roles in community organizations, school associations, and political campaigns.  She currently serves as Vice-Chairman of the Morgan County Republican Central Committee.  Originally from Mississippi, Diane attended Ole Miss  before moving to Monrovia, her father’s childhood home.   She is married, the mother of one son, and proud to be a fourth generation Hoosier.


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.  


Zachary O'Connor
Constituent Outreach Manager

Zach is a proud graduate of Indiana University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Public Affairs degree.  While attending Indiana University, he participated in the Washington Leadership Program and interned in Congressman Rokita’s Washington, D.C. office.  Following his graduation, he joined the Congressman’s staff as a Constituent Outreach Manager in the 4th Congressional District.




Washington, DC Office


Luke Bunting
Legislative Correspondent & Press Aide

Luke currently serves as Legislative Correspondent & Press Aide 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.


Mark Cruz
Legislative Director & Deputy Chief of Staff

Originally from Oregon, Mark manages Representative Rokita’s Education & the Workforce Committee portfolio.  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.  


Renee Hudson
Chief of Staff

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


Michael Mets
Legislative Assistant & Digital Media Director

Michael graduated with a master’s in Public Policy from Stony Brook University.  After graduating, 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.


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, government reform, agriculture, natural resources and veterans.


Parker Reynolds
Senior Legislative Assistant

Parker is the Senior Legislative Assistant for Representative Rokita and handles budget, transportation, health care, and Social Security.  Prior to working for Congressman Rokita, Parker was employed by the Congressional Research Service, Representative Virginia Foxx, and McAllister & Quinn.  He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky.


Amanda Sollazzo
Staff Assistant

Amanda currently serves as Staff Assistant for Representative Rokita. Originally from New York, Amanda is a graduate of The Catholic University of America in Washington DC,  where she received a bachelor’s degree in Politics with a minor in Hispanic Studies. Before joining Representative Rokita’s staff, Amanda served as an intern for Representative Adam Kinzinger, and the House Judiciary Committee. 


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.