Pia Carusone serves as the Senior Advisor of Americans for Responsible Solutions, the organization she co-founded in January 2013 with former Congresswoman Giffords and Captain Mark Kelly to advocate for common-sense measures to reduce gun violence in America. Prior to her current position, Pia was the Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs at the Department of Homeland Security and served as Chief of Staff to Congresswoman Giffords. She has spent more than a decade working for various political candidates and campaigns around the country, and was recently named one of Politico’s “50 Politicos to Watch.” Originally from Saratoga Springs, NY, Pia is a graduate of Bard College and now resides in Washington, DC
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