Vice President of Political Affairs
Rachel Conant brings over 15 years of legislative, grassroots, and political action experience to her job as the Vice President of Federal Affairs for the Alzheimer's Association's Public Policy office in Washington, D.C. In this capacity, she directs all federal relations efforts and represents the Association before the legislative and executive branches. In addition, she serves as the Vice President of Political Affairs of the Alzheimer's Impact Movement (AIM). Rachel is responsible for the strategic management and operation of AIM's political activities, including AIM's political action committee, AIMPAC.
Rachel previously served as the Associate Director of Government Affairs at the American Nurses Association (ANA) where she advocated ANA's positions and priorities to members of Congress on a variety of nursing and health care related issues. Rachel's professional background also includes her work as the Director of Grassroots and Field Operations at the American International Automobile Dealers Association and as the Legislative Director of Grassroots Initiatives for the National Association of Health Underwriters. She also served as a staff member for the U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Veterans' Affairs.