Gattsek had served as temporary help to NACS’ marketing department since July 2012 and has been integral in enhancing the association’s data management capabilities, especially related to e-mail communications to members.
She also had worked as a consultant to NACS in 2009 and 2010, supervising the data management of NACS’ record-setting petition drives against swipe fees.
Gattsek also has experience as a business owner, serving as a manager and later as owner of The Flower Market, a retail floral business serving a number of national accounts. More recently, she was building manager and fresh flower buyer for Middle Atlantic Wholesale Florist.
Gattsek earned a B.A. in biology with a concentration in psychology from the University of Virginia. She is a resident of Alexandria.