Steve Clemons is Editor at Large of The Atlantic and Editor-in-Chief of AtlanticLIVE, the events division of The Atlantic. Clemons is also a frequent foreign policy and politics contributor to MSNBC and other global networks. Clemons also founded the American Strategy Program at the New America Foundation, a centrist policy think tank in Washington, DC where he previously served as Executive Vice President. Prior to this, Clemons served as Executive Vice President of the Economic Strategy Institute, was Senior Economic & International Affairs Advisor to U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman, and was the founding Executive Director of the Nixon Center, now re-named the Center for National Interest. Clemons also serves on the International Advisory Board of GLOBSEC and is a member of the World Economic Forum Council on Geopolitical Risk.
Clemons is also an Advisory Board Member of the Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience at Washington College and of the Intersector Initiative of the University of Maryland School of Public Policy. Clemons writes and speaks frequently on consequential national security, politics, and economic policy issues.