Jennifer K. Marsico

Senior Research Associate

Jennifer K. Marsico is a senior research associate at AEI, working in the Political Corner. Her research focuses on elections and election reform, as well as government continuity issues. She is a visiting fellow at the Independent Women's Forum. She is also a contributor to the AEIdeas blog, and has also written for many outside print and online publications, including The Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, and Roll Call. Ms. Marsico serves as assistant director of the AEI-Brookings Continuity of Government Commission, and has contributed to recent studies on Supreme Court continuity, voter registration modernization, and civic participation in the digital age.


  • Visiting Fellow, Independent Women's Forum, 2013-present
  • Jacobs Associate, 2009-present; Research Assistant, 2008-2010, American Enterprise Institute
  • Assistant Director, AEI-Brookings Continuity of Government Commission
  • Co-Editor, AEI Political Report


M.A., American government, Georgetown University
B.A., political science, Drew University