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Maralyn Beck is the co-founder of RISE New Mexico, a non-partisan advocacy organization that facilitates conversation, community, and training among pro-business, conservative women who want to get more involved in policy-making at all levels of government. Through Maralyn’s leadership and hard work, RISE NM is launching a candidate training program in early 2019.

Maralyn is an entrepreneur, a small business owner, active philanthropist, and leading national digital media expert. Maralyn owns her own business, BRAVE Social, an influencer marketing and digital media firm in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Maralyn has worked in political consulting and communications at local and national levels including Gary Johnson for President, Susana Martinez for Governor, New Mexico House Republican Caucus, and Albuquerque Public Schools. Maralyn is also a graduate of Vote Run Lead.

Maralyn received a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of New Mexico and holds a master’s degree in Strategic Public Relations from George Washington University in Washington, D.C.

In addition to her volunteer work with RISE New Mexico, Maralyn is on the boards of Fathers Building Futures, a 501c3 working to reduce recidivism in New Mexico; the New Mexico International School, a free public charter school offering bilingual IB curriculum; and the Active 20-30 Club of Albuquerque.

Maralyn is a proud #catmom, and has recently become a certified foster parent in the state of New Mexico.