We handle every detail of campaign accounting and compliance.
Thomas DatwylerCEO Email Thomas
Over the last 14 years , Thomas Datwyler has served as treasurer for numerous state and federal campaigns and committees. Thomas has extensive experience with FEC compliance and reporting, contribution processing, and record keeping. He has worked with political parties, committees, PACs, and candidates at the state and federal level. Thomas began his career as a finance intern at the 2008 Republican National Convention in St. Paul, MN. He's a spouse, father, and marathon runner. He holds a Business Finance andAccounting degree from Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato, MN.
Rob PhillipsPresident Email Rob
Prior to forming HenryAlan, Rob worked in both the public and private sectors. He sharpened his legal skills as an attorney for a judge and refined his accounting and finance skills working on complex mergers and acquisitions. Rob then entered the political world, working on many facets of campaigns at both state and federal level. This combination is uniquely tailored to address the complexities of campaign finance.
As President of AxCapital, Rob manages campaign finance at all levels across the country, having worked on campaigns in almost every state. Rob and his team have provided services to presidential, gubernatorial, state party, senate, house and every other race in-between. From start up to wind down Rob can help navigate the messy waters of campaign finance, providing the support needed to help best utilize the funds on hand and most importantly as Rob says, "keep you out of the papers."
Rob holds a J.D. and B.B.A. in finance. He lives in Dublin, Ohio with his wife and two kids.
The creation of AxCapital brings together two of the leading political compliance firms in the nation. Founded in 2015, HenryAlan has grown rapidly, currently filing more than 1,000 state and federal campaign finance reports a cycle for federal and statewide candidates and officeholders across the country. 9Seven Consulting was founded in 2013 and has extensive experience in campaign finance, compliance and accounting for all types of races and PACs up-and-down the ballot throughout the U.S. In 2022, they filed over 2,500 reports with the Federal Election Commission and dozens of states.
Together, both companies bring an edge to political compliance with their undoubted ability to fix their clients' problems no matter how big or how small, keep their finances in order and maintain top-notch compliance. AxCapital will only strengthen and grow in its compliance capabilities, making it the top republican political compliance firm in the country.