Posted by Kristin Mccarthy on October 28, 2015 in Blog
AAI’s National Leadership Conference was pleased to have Amy Dacey offer remarks highlighting the Democratic National Committee’s inclusivity and stance on issues that matter to the Arab American community. Ms. Dacey’s remarks can be watched in full below.
Amy Dacey is the CEO of the Democratic National Committee. Dacey began her career at the National Foundation of Women Legislators. During the 2000 election cycle she was the Deputy Political Director of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. She then served as the Deputy Political Director on the Democratic Senatorial Committee for the 2002 election cycle; the National Political Director of Keeping America’s Promise; the Director of Government Relations at the Service Employees International Union;and in 2004 Dacey worked as the special assistant to John Kerry during his 2004 presidential campaign. During the campaign Dacey acted as the Traveling Political Director. During the 2006 election year she worked as the National Political Director for Senator John Kerry’s national leadership PAC. In 2010 Dacey took the job of Executive Director at Emily’s List where she increased the membership by 500 percent.
While leaders from the Republican National Party were invited to address the conference, no RNC officials attended.