Rebecca Muse has spent the past 15 years committed to public services, community engagement and philanthropy. With over eight years of Congressional appropriations and federal budgeting expertise, she is an expert dealing with tough members of Congress to ensure our most vulnerable members of society are served. Currently, Rebecca is a Senior Appropriations Liaison for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. In this role she is responsible for ensuring that Congressional Members and staff receive relevant and up-to-date information on the Department’s budget and financial activities. Ultimately, making sure to assist in creating strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all.
True to her passion for community service, Rebecca spent over six years in the nonprofit sector mentoring youth, and strengthen diversity among the leadership of nonprofit organizations within the National Capital Region. Her heart has truly never left this space, and she has remained committed through various forms of leadership throughout the community. Recently, launching the project Claim your Crown, focusing on educating and exposing youth ages 8-12 to the importance of cultural awareness and black history.
Rebecca is a native Washingtonian and received her early education through the DC Public School system. She went on to attend Johnson C. Smith University earning a B.S. in Computer Engineering and later obtaining her Master’s in Business Administration.
Rebecca makes it no secret that her most important role is “Mom-In-Chief”, currently residing in Clinton, Maryland with her husband Ricky Muse, Jr. and two daughters Reese and Riley.