Trailing in the polls, Republican candidate Ron DeSantis announced Susan “Susie” Wiles as his campaign chairwoman to turn around his campaign for Florida governor, the Miami Herald reported.
Wiles previously worked with Donald Trump on his Florida campaign in 2016 and with Gov. Rick Scott in 2010, according to the Florida Times-Union.
She currently lives in Jacksonville, Florida.
The latest Quinnipiac University Poll found that that DeSantis’ opponent, Andrew Gillum, is leading with an estimated 54 percent of the vote while DeSantis has 43 percent, the TCPalm reported.