Director of Policy and Advocacy
- Financial aid
- Federal policy
- Public opinion and advocacy
- State policy
Carrie Warick is the director of policy and advocacy for the National College Access Network. She leads NCAN’s policy and advocacy work to promote policies that support students who are low-income, first-generation, or of color access and succeed in higher education. This includes managing NCAN’s policy priorities at both the federal and state level. Since joining NCAN in May 2008, Warick has served as a program associate, the director of member services, and the director of partnerships and policy. In these positions, she managed NCAN’s technical assistance to statewide and regional networks, developed and disseminated resources and training to NCAN members as well as managing membership events, communications, recruitment, and renewal. She holds a master’s degree in public policy, with a concentration in education policy, and a bachelor’s degree in international affairs and history, both from The George Washington University.