DNC Convention 2012: Jackie Bateman, Grassroots Finance Director, Gears Up Fundraising 11/10/2011 02:21 pm ET | Updated Jan 10, 2012 Mary C. Curtis Creative Loafing Charlotte Though 2012 will be the first convention for 27-year-old Jackie Bateman, she's already a veteran campaigner. Read more on Creative Loafing Charlotte More: Elections 2012 Democrats Democratic Party Democratic Convention 2012 Elections FOLLOW POLITICS facebook twitter Suggest a correction GET THE NEWSLETTER Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. FOLLOW HUFFPOST HuffPost Politics HuffPost Politics HuffingtonPost Available on the App Store Android App on Google Play Get it at Blackberry App World HUFFPOST NEWSLETTERS Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn More.