Missy Kurek is a seasoned fundraiser and political advisor with more than a decade of experience working at the highest levels of Democratic politics.
Most recently, Missy served six years as Deputy Executive Director for the DCCC and Political Director for House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, providing strategic guidance and leading a team of 20 regional fundraisers and event planning staff. There, Missy developed and executed a multi-million dollar fundraising and candidate giving strategy, harnessing national donor networks with her sophisticated grasp of local political environments.
As a trusted senior counselor to Leader Pelosi and the House Democratic Caucus, Missy was also charged with recruiting and advising new congressional candidates on designing breakthrough campaigns in competitive districts. For the party’s most critical and complex events, Democratic Leadership turned to her to create effective programming—including the Democratic National Convention, state party events, and multi-day issues conferences.
Whether working with A-list principals, sensitive donor relationships, or high-profile and high-stakes events, Missy Kurek brings world-class experience and political judgement to bear for her clients. Prior to joining the DCCC, Missy worked in development for non-profit organizations and issue-based advocacy campaigns. She is a graduate of the Maxwell School of Public Affairs at Syracuse University, and lives in Washington D.C.