Laurel Buckley oversees all individual donor correspondence for the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), meeting with individuals, growing financial support and managing donor outreach and communications. Laurel also takes pride in her hometown roots and serves as the regional liaison for ALEC throughout the Midwest. Before joining ALEC, Laurel led development efforts for the American Spectator Foundation, where she created strategic plans for the Foundation’s programming efforts while earning a master’s in political management from George Washington University. In her spare time, Laurel volunteers with like-minded organizations around Washington, D.C., such as America’s Future Foundation. She also participates in trainings hosted by the State Policy Network and Atlas Network. Laurel continues to support limited overreach into a person’s freedom and supports policies that allow economic prosperity.