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Washington Literacy Center Welcomes New Board Members

The Washington Literacy Center (WLC) is pleased to announce the addition of several new board members for the 2019-2021 term. Francis Creighton, President & CEO of the Consumer Data Industry Association (CDIA), is a long-time veteran of Capitol Hill. Francis served as Chief of Staff to U.S. Senator Chris Murphy and began his career in the office of Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan. Prior to joining CDIA, Francis was EVP of Government Affairs at the Financial Services Roundtable Vice President and Chief Lobbyist at the Mortgage Bankers Association. Francis is an adjunct faculty member of Georgetown University. Sara Karrer is the Senior Development Officer for the Library of Congress, where sh

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