Ellen Dadisman is the new communications and public affairs assistant director of the American Academy of Actuaries, Washington.
Dadisman has 25 years of experience in associations and nonprofits. She previously worked for the Council on Foundations and the Biotechnology Industry Organization, where she led communications campaigns on legislative and regulatory policy.
She was communications director for the U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means. Dadisman started her career as deputy press secretary for former U.S. Sen. Bob Graham and held a number of communications positions in the administration of former Florida Gov. Lawton Chiles.