McKay Daniels started as NRCA’s CEO in June 2022. He previously served as NRCA’s chief operations officer from 2018-22. Daniels came to NRCA with more than 20 years of experience in nonprofits, government and the private sector.
Daniels has held a variety of leadership and consulting positions throughout his career, including executive director of statewide political organizations in California and Nevada, working for two U.S. senators, and other state and federal elected officials. Immediately prior to joining NRCA, Daniels was chief of staff for two members of Congress.
He and his wife, Rebecca, met during their business administration studies at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and have three children.