U.S. Rep. Jim Banks announces staff changes

Jim Banks

U.S. Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, has made two changes to his Washington, D.C., staff.

Fort Wayne native David Keller has been promoted to chief of staff. Keller previously served as deputy chief of staff and has worked on multiple Indiana political campaigns, serving as campaign manager for Banks during his 2016 campaign and formerly served as an administrator at Abundant Life Church in Fort Wayne. Keller will replace Matt Lahr, who is leaving for a new position with the Office of the Director of National Intelligence.

Banks also announced that T.W. Arrighi has been hired as his communications director. Arrighi formerly worked for Representatives Mike Pompeo, R-Kan., and Mimi Walters, R-Calif.