Who was the highest paid individual in Senator John McCains presidential campaign during the first half of October as it headed down the homestretch? Not Randy Scheunemann, Mr. McCains chief foreign policy adviser; not Nicolle Wallace, his senior communications staffer. It was Amy Strozzi, Gov. Sarah Palins traveling makeup artist, according to a new filing with the Federal Election Commission on Thursday night. Top Salary in McCain Camp? Palin’s Makeup Stylist - The Caucus Blog - NYTimes.com Ms. Strozzi, who was nominated for an Emmy award for her makeup work on the television show So You Think You Can Dance?, was paid $22,800 for the first two weeks of October alone, according to the records. The campaign categorized Ms. Strozzis payment as Personnel Svc/Equipment. average hockey mom? you betcha!