Road to Run Speaker

Karen Cuneo Newton

President, Texas Federation of Republican Women

Karen Newton is dedicated to keeping Texas Red by fully immersing herself in Texas grassroots efforts. Karen is President of the Texas Federation of Republican Women and former Vice President of Finance for T.F.R.W.. She has served as Co-Chair of Campaign Activities for the National Federation of Republican Women, and President of Alamo Heights Republican Women. Karen was appointed by Governor Abbott to the Texas Radiation Advisory Board in April 2016 Karen Co-Managed the Donald j. Trump for President National Call Center in San Antonio during the 2016 Presidential election.

Before her involvement with T.F.R.W. she dedicated 25 years to working as a community volunteer in and around San Antonio, with organizations such as the San Antonio Symphony League, the Junior League of San Antonio, Catholic Charities of Austin and Alamo Heights PTO.

Karen and Joe have been married for over 30 years and enjoy traveling and spending time at their home in Galveston with their daughter, two sons and daughter-in-law.