Executive Board


Brittany Martinez, President

Brittany Martinez is a Southern California native who graduated with her B.A. from the University of La Verne, double majoring in both English and Speech Communications. Upon graduation, she went on to the Graduate School of Political Management where she earned her Masters in Political Management.

Brittany currently serves as the California Press Secretary for House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy. Prior to that she was the Communications Director for a Senate campaign in Ohio, worked as the Deputy Director of Hispanic Media at the Republican National Committee (RNC), and was the Press Secretary for a Congressman from Florida. In her spare time, Brittany likes to read, spend time with family and friends, and stay out of the humidity.

 The WCSA President shall:

  • Call and preside during all meetings
  • Nominate ad-hoc task force directors
  • Have general supervision of the affairs of WCSA
  • Represent WCSA in external relations

Lauren Dudley, Vice President


Lauren Dudley serves as Counsel for the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  She previously served as Counsel to the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations and before that as Legislative Counsel for Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC) handling transportation, infrastructure, water, environment, economic development and emergency management issues. Lauren grew up in the Washington, D.C. area and graduated from the University of Maryland College Park with High Honors in Government and Politics.  She earned her Juris Doctor and LL.M. in Law and Government from American University Washington College of Law.   

The Vice President shall:

  • Assume the duties of the President in the event of her absence
  • Assist the President as necessary
  • Serve as liaison to the Congressional Advisory Board
  • Determine responsibility for compliance with applicable ethics rules

Natasha Dabrowski, New Media Director

Natasha Dabrowski is the Communications Director and Senior Advisor for the New Democrat Coalition, Chaired by Rep. Suzan DelBene (D-WA), in the U.S. House of Representatives. The New Democrat Coalition is made up of 95 forward-thinking Democrats who are committed to pro-economic growth, innovative, and fiscally responsible policies. Prior to the Hill, Natasha served as a member of the public affairs and policy team at Hamilton Place Strategies where she advised educational nonprofits, trade associations, and corporations on public affairs, trade, and regulatory issues. Natasha graduated from the University of Michigan with a bachelor's degree in Political Science and minors in Native American Studies and Religion and hails from West Bloomfield, Michigan. In her spare time, she loves to read, play tennis, and play with her dog Cosmo. 

The WCSA New Media Director shall:

  • Update the website
  • Manage the WCSA Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts
  • Advertise WCSA events

Katherine Lee, Secretary

Katherine Lee serves as Legislative Counsel for Congressman James R.
Langevin (RI-02). She previously served as Legislative Assistant to
Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo (GU-AL) and Legal Fellow for
Congresswoman Lois Frankel (FL-21).

Katherine earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Advertising with
Business Administration and English minors from the University of
Florida before obtaining a Juris Doctor with an Environmental Law
Certificate from the Florida State University College of Law. When
she’s not working, Katherine enjoys exploring local parks, playing
softball, and tending to her community garden.

The WCSA Secretary shall: 

  • Publish WCSA newsletter
  • Maintain copies of all WCSA correspondence
  • Award Membership to approved applicants
  • Record meeting minutes to be given upon request.

Madeline Douglas, Treasurer

Madeline Douglas currently serves as Scheduler for Congressman Joe Neguse (CO-02). She previously worked as a Finance Assistant on a Colorado Congressional campaign before moving to D.C. in January 2019 to take on her first Hill role. Madeline is a Kansas City native and has a Music degree in Piano Performance from William Jewell College with a minor in Communications. In her free time, she enjoys singing in a community choir, doing early morning yoga, and taking her roommates’ dogs to the park.

The WCSA Treasurer shall:

  • Collect Membership dues
  • Have charge of all funds of WCSA
  • Deposit all monies in bank/trust as selected by Executive Board within 7 business days of receipt of funds
  • Pay authorized bills
  • Maintain accurate records of all financial transactions
  • Request and receive receipts for expenditures of WCSA
  • Receive and give receipts for monies due and payable to WCSA from any sources
  • Create a yearly budget and maintain financial tracking tools

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