Press Secretary: Grant Herring


Governor- Elect Jim Justice announced that Grant Herring will serve as his Press Secretary.

Herring was Justice’s Communications Director during the 2016 campaign. He previously worked for U.S. Senator Mark Pryor, Virginia Lt. Governor Ralph Northam and other top-tier campaigns nationwide.
In his new role, Herring will continue his duties as the spokesman for Justice and will work closely with members of the media.

Grant says, “It’s an honor to continue working for the Governor-Elect and doing my part to make the new administration a success in every way possible.” “I’m looking forward to helping Governor-Elect Justice share his vision for transforming West Virginia with the people of the Mountain State.”



Katherine Ernst

She went on to attend Salisbury University, graduating with a B.A degree in Media Production. She has worked for NHL Network, Tupelo Honey Raycom: New York Giants, NFL Films, HLN, What Matters Most & Ocean Happening. Read More