Frank Shafroth

Background

Frank Shafroth is Director of Legislative Affairs and Intergovernmental Relations for the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB). Mr. Shafroth works with the executive leadership to manage the MSRB's strategic relationships with state, local and the federal government and monitors legislation and congressional activities that affect the municipal bond industry and the authority of the MSRB. He is also an Assistant Professor and the Director for the Center of State and Local Leadership at George Mason University.  

Mr. Shafroth has more than 30 years of experience on Capitol Hill and representing state and municipal issues before Congress. Previously, he was chief of staff to Congressman Jim Moran (D-VA), advising the Congressman on economic, tax, housing and community development legislative issues. He was also director of government relations for Arlington County, Virginia, and has served as director of state and federal relations at the National Association of Governors and the National League of Cities. Mr. Shafroth was also a Peace Corps volunteer in Liberia and Colombia and, early in his career, served as a congressional aide and staffer on various House and Senate offices and committees.