Katie Neal

Katie Neal

Outreach and Advocacy, Plaid


Katie Neal leads outreach & advocacy efforts for Plaid’s policy team. She works with regulators, Congress, advocacy groups, consumers, and customers to build a healthier financial technology ecosystem and spur innovation amongst financial products for consumer benefit.

Prior to joining Plaid, Katie worked on education and tax policy for two Senate committees. She holds a bachelor’s from University of Virginia and an MBA from UT-Austin, where she led the Net Impact organization and the MBA Impact Investing Training Network. She currently resides in Washington, DC where she spends her free time writing, photographing city wildlife, and trying out new recipes on her loved ones.