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Steven L. Pease

Author, The Golden Age of Jewish Achievement

Steven L. Pease is the author of The Golden Age of Jewish Achievement. A CEO specializing in turnarounds, a venture capitalist, and a<br /> community activist, Pease has traveled much of the world in the course of heading up public and private companies as well as not-for-profit organizations.<br /> <br /> Born and raised Presbyterian in Spokane, Washington, he is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Washington with a master’s degree from Harvard Business School.<br /> <br /> He currently serves as cochairman of the U.S. Russia Foundation for Economic<br /> Advancement and the Rule of Law, and Chairman of The U.S. Russia Investment Fund.<br /> <br /> Both are nonprofit entities, organized by the United States government to work with Russians, encourage entrepreneurship, civil society, and the rule of law, while also improving the U.S.– Russia relationship.<br /> <br /> He is also active in the community affairs of the small wine-country town of Sonoma, California, where he lives with his wife, Joyce.

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