Stephanie E. Silverman
Stephanie Silverman is the founder and chief executive officer of Venn.
Ms. Silverman’s practice focuses on working with clients, largely in the areas of tax, economic and health policy, to optimize their positioning, alliances, messages and objectives in key national policy arenas. Stephanie has three decades of experience advising major corporations, trade associations, associations, advocacy enterprises and foundations in sophisticated public affairs strategies and policy campaigns. A frequent speaker on federal public affairs and political strategy, Ms. Silverman formerly was senior advisor in the Washington, DC office of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips and prior to that was with the global finance division of Citibank, N.A.
Ms. Silverman serves on the board of trustees of the NAACP Foundation, as well as the boards of directors of the Campaign to End Obesity and the National Transitions of Care Coalition. She is a frequent guest lecturer in the law and policy departments of the University of Pennsylvania, Georgetown University Law Center and the George Washington University. She holds an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business and an undergraduate degree from Duke University.