Angela M. Manso serves as NALEO Educational Fund’s director of policy and legislative affairs, where she is the organization’s chief policy advocate in the nation’s capital. In this capacity, she works on initiatives affecting Latino access to the political process. Manso served in the Obama Administration as Senior Policy Advisor at the U.S. Department of State, and Chief of the Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental Affairs at the U.S. Census Bureau. She has also worked for the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, American Association of Community Colleges, U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer and former U.S. Rep. Charlie Gonzalez.