Danielle Fagre Arlowe
Senior Vice President, AFSA
Danielle Fagre Arlowe is Senior Vice President, American Financial Services Association (AFSA). She is in charge of the AFSA’s State Government Affairs Department and acts along with her federal colleague as counsel to the Association, and is responsible for the Payment Card and Vehicle Finance sections of the Law Committee.
Prior to joining AFSA in 2003, Danielle was Director of Government Affairs and Legislative Counsel for credit card issuer Metris. Prior to Metris, she was associate with two Washington, D.C. law firms – Venable LLP and O’Connor & Hannan LLP – where she represented banks and major U.S. financial institutions. During law school, she worked as a Dean’s Fellow for then-Professor Jamie Raskin, now a Member of Congress.
Danielle holds a B.A. in Politics and Government from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington, and earned a J.D. cum laude from American University in Washington, D.C. She is admitted to the bar in Maryland (inactive), Washington, D.C. and Minnesota.
She is based in Minneapolis, where she lives with her husband, Steve, her daughters, Ruby and Josephine, and her dog, Gary Von Lutefisk Arlowe. Danielle loves people, photography, pop culture, reality TV, and all things Minnesotan.