Marcos Bustamante

Special Assistant to the Executive Director & Chief Operating Officer

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Marcos D. Bustamante is the Special Assistant to the Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer. 

Most recently, Marcos led issue advocacy and partner development on Capitol Hill as Policy Director at Latinos for a Secure Retirement with a focus on engaging the Latino retiree community and preparing Latino millennials for retirement. Before that, he served as a congressional campaign manager in South Texas during the 2018 midterm elections. Prior to the 2018 election cycle, Marcos served as a Policy Analyst in the State Senate and House of Representatives during the Texas 84th and 85th legislative sessions. 

A native of Corpus Christi, Texas, Marcos received his Bachelor’s Degrees in both Mexican American Studies and Political Science from The University of Texas at San Antonio. In his spare time, he can be found working in the garden or planning his next travel adventure.