Katie Marisic became NAFCU’s vice president of political affairs in August 2013. She is responsible for the development, implementation and execution of NAFCU’s political programs, including its PAC and grassroots outreach.
Marisic administers NAFCU’s Political Action Committee (NAFCU/PAC) and manages critical grassroots and coalition-building activities that impact credit union issues on Capitol Hill.
Marisic joined NAFCU in 2009 as associate director of political affairs and was named director in 2011. Prior to working at NAFCU, she gained experience at a private consulting firm, where she raised money for congressional candidates, state and local campaigns, and not-for-profit organizations. From 2004 to 2005, she served as director of public affairs for the Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of Pennsylvania, Maryland and Delaware.
A native of Pennsylvania, Marisic is a graduate of Duquesne University in Pittsburgh where she earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and psychology.