Vice President, Membership Development

Gracie Gerlach is The Council’s vice president of membership development. She is responsible for educating and engaging members on CouncilPAC and The Council’s advocacy agenda. Although an Ohio native, Gerlach went south for college and received her bachelor’s degree in political science and history from The University of Alabama in 2014. She returned to her Ohio roots for law school and completed her J.D. from Capital University Law School in 2017. Prior to joining The Council, Gerlach worked as the Ohio Grassroots Manager for The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB).

Last book read: Educated by Tara Westover

First job: Lifeguard

Favorite beverage: Moscow Mule— mainly because of the copper mugs they are served in.

Favorite place to travel to: Colorado to ski. Cabo to sunbathe.

Favorite hobby: Hiking with my dog, Darla.