B. Dan Berger / President & CEO, National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions
B. Dan Berger is president and CEO of the National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions, a post he has held since Aug. 1, 2013. He is National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions’ chief advocate before Congress, the White House and federal regulatory agencies.
Berger first joined National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions in January 2006 as senior vice president of government affairs, overseeing legislative affairs, regulatory affairs, research/economics, regulatory compliance and political affairs/PAC. He rose to executive vice president of government affairs in July 2009.
With more than 25 years of government relations and political affairs experience, Berger has held key association and business management positions and has served as chief of staff in the U.S. House of Representatives. He has been an effective advocate and political strategist for the groups he has represented, including the Farm Bureau, Association of Realtors and various insurance companies.
For 13 years, Berger has been listed as one of the most influential lobbyists in Washington, D.C.,by The Hill newspaper. He has been a commentator on Fox News, CNBC and CNN, and is quoted regularly in the Wall Street Journal,The Washington Post and other financial industry publications.
He earned a master’s degree in public administration from Harvard University and a bachelor of science in economics from Florida State University. He serves on the Florida State University Alumni Association’s National Board of Directors, appointed by FSU President John Thrasher, and was an adjunct professor at The George Washington University in the communications department.
Berger is an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys spending time with his wife, Aimee, and daughter, Shelby.