Jeannine Markoe Raymond

Director of Federal Relations, National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA)

Jeannine Markoe Raymond is Director of Federal Relations for the National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA), whose members are the executive directors of the nation’s state and largest statewide public retirement systems. Ms. Raymond serves as a liaison between NASRA and Congress, the Administration, and other national organizations. She also coordinates numerous policy efforts regarding state and local retirement issues, and frequently speaks and writes on federal legislative and regulatory matters, as well as state retirement system policies and trends.

Ms. Raymond serves on the advisory board of the Wharton Business School’s Pension Research Council, the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans’ Government Liaison Committee, and the board of directors for the Coalition to Preserve Retirement Security. She was a congressionally-appointed delegate to the 2002 National Summit on Retirement Savings.

Ms. Raymond received a Bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California, San Diego, and a Master’s degree, with honors, in public administration and intergovernmental management from the University of Southern California.