Jennifer Newman

Assistant Vice President, Congressional Relations



Jennifer Newman is assistant vice president of congressional relations for the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA). She advocates ICBA’s policy positions with key members of Congress and bank regulatory agencies.

Prior to joining ICBA, Newman served as a legislative assistant for Sen. John Kennedy’s (R-La) office, where she tackled policy issues in support of the Senator's work on the Senate Banking Committee. She also previously worked for Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.) where she handled diverse issues related to appropriations, budget, banking, housing, small business, tax, and transportation.

Newman holds a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va.