Former Obama White House senior economic advisor; Georgetown University adjunct professor; The NewDEAL Board of Directors
Steven G. Glickman is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Georgetown University, where he teaches on economic diplomacy and international trade in the Masters Program for the School of Foreign Service. He sits on Board of Directors of The NewDEAL, a national network of pro-growth progressive state and local leaders working to expand opportunity for all Americans, as well as the Board of Governors at Georgetown University.
Steve previously served in the Obama Administration from 2009-2013, most recently as a senior economic advisor at the White House, where he focused on international trade and investment, manufacturing, and small business policies for the National Economic Council and National Security Council. Earlier, Steve served as Deputy Associate Counsel at the White House, as well as Chief of Staff for the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service at the U.S. 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 legislative aide to then-Congressman Ed Markey. He also served as a Trial Attorney and Special Assistant U.S. Attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice.
Steve received his B.A. and M.A. in American Government from Georgetown University, J.D. from Columbia Law School, and LL.M. from the London School of Economics. He is a Council on Foreign Relations Term Member, Atlantic Council Millennium Fellow, and Truman National Security Fellow.
Steve’s work has been featured in the Atlantic, AP, BBC, Bloomberg, Business Insider, Chicago Tribune, CGTN, Daily Beast, Fast Company, Financial Times, Forbes, Fortune, The Hill, Inc., Los Angeles Times, Mashable, New York Times, NPR, Politico, Roll Call, San Francisco Chronicle, TechCrunch, Telemundo, Time, USA Today, U.S. News and World Report, Vox, Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal.
Steve was born in Detroit, raised in Los Angeles, and now lives with his wife and son in Washington, DC. He is a tireless fan of Chicago Cubs baseball, Georgetown Hoyas basketball, and Michigan Wolverines football.