Adam Robinson (born June 16, 1976) currently serves as Chairman of the Chicago Republican Party after being elected on April 18, 2012 to a four-year term. Robinson serves as Republican Committeeman in Chicago's 48th Ward for the Cook County Republican Party. Robinson was appointed on July 25, 2011 to replace Committeeman Paul Bonilla, who stepped down, and was re-elected to that position on March 20, 2012. Robinson was elected as an Republican alternate presidential delegate for Illinois' 9th Congressional District in the 2012 Illinois Primary. In 2010, Robinson was the Republican nominee and challenger for the Illinois Senate, representing the 7th district in the Chicago area.