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A Los Angeles native and daughter of Central American immigrants, Marisol Samayoa is the Vice President, Communications for the CHCI Alumni Association. 

 Marisol is a battleground-tested political communicator with over six years of government and campaign experience at the local, state, and federal levels. 

 Currently, Marisol serves as a spokeswoman for United States Senator Mark Kelly (D-AZ). Before joining the U.S. Senate, Marisol was the Deputy Communications Director and Hispanic Media Advisor for Kelly’s successful 2020 campaign where she oversaw strategic media relations and advised the campaign’s $2.2 million Spanish paid media program. She also brings national experience as the former Deputy National Press Secretary for Pete Buttigieg’s 2020 presidential campaign. 

Marisol is also an alumna of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, the Florida Democratic Party, Robert Garcia’s 2014 mayoral campaign, and CHCI’s summer internship program. 

 Marisol earned her undergraduate degree from California State University, Long Beach.