Paul Marchione is the Managing Director at NETWORK. He recently completed a four-year stint as director of community outreach and advocacy engagement at Independent Sector (IS). At IS, he led their efforts to develop and maintain a community of nonprofit and philanthropic organizations to implement advocacy strategies that advance and strengthen the nonprofit sector. Mr. Marchione coordinated IS's policy engagement activities, including the annual Public Policy Action Institute, webinars, and issue briefings. He joined IS in 2009, bringing more than 20 years of nonprofit experience, including his experience as deputy vice president of grassroots organizing for the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.