Marissa Akers

Finance Director and Advisor
Marissa Akers

Marissa joined the Club in August 2016.  Most recently, she served as Senator Ted Cruz’s regional finance director for his 2016 presidential campaign in Houston, Texas.

Marissa has years of experience in fundraising for congressional, senatorial, gubernatorial, and presidential campaigns across the country. She also served on the Las Vegas 2016 host committee in an effort to bring the Republican National Convention to Las Vegas, and assisted Ann Romney during Governor Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign.

Outside of politics, Marissa enjoys Dallas Cowboys football, staying active and spending time with her friends and family.

Marissa has a bachelor’s degree in business management/marketing and a master’s degree in business administration from Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts.