Steve Glickman is Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Economic Innovation Group, a non-profit research, policy, and advocacy organization in Washington, D.C. focused on advancing solutions that empower entrepreneurs and investors to forge a more dynamic U.S. economy. He has served in various policy, political, and legal roles for over 15 years.
Steve is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Georgetown University, where he teaches on economic diplomacy and international trade in the School of Foreign Service. He also serves on Georgetown's Board of Governors and on the Board of Directors of The NewDEAL.
Steve previously served in the Obama Administration, most recently as a senior economic advisor at the National Security Council, where he managed trade and investment issues, and on the National Economic Council, where he was responsible for manufacturing and small business programs. Earlier, Steve served as Deputy Associate Counsel at the White House, and Chief of Staff for the U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service at the Department of Commerce.
Prior to his service in the Administration, Steve worked on Capitol Hill as Counsel to Chairman Henry Waxman on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and as a legislative aide to then-Congressman Ed Markey. He began his legal career as a Federal prosecutor and as Investigative Counsel at the DNC.
Steve received his B.A. and M.A. from Georgetown University, J.D. from Columbia Law School, and LL.M. from the London School of Economics. He is a CFR Term Member, Atlantic Council Millennium Fellow, and Truman National Security Project Fellow.
Steve’s work has been featured in the Atlantic, AP, BBC, Bloomberg, Chicago Tribune, CCTV, Daily Beast, Fast Company, Forbes, Fortune, The Hill, Inc., Los Angeles Times, New York Times, NPR, Politico, Roll Call, San Francisco Chronicle, TechCrunch, Telemundo, Time, U.S. News and World Report, Vox, Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal.