Greg Degen was most recently at the International Affairs and Strategy office of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, where he worked on global partnerships. Degen served in a variety of roles in the Obama Administration, including as Chief of Staff of the White House Office of the Staff Secretary. He worked at the U.S. Agency for International Development, both in the Global Climate Change Office and as an assistant to the Administrator, and previously served in the legislative affairs office at the White House Council on Environmental Quality. Originally from Buffalo, NY and a member of the LGBTQ+ community, Degen holds a Masters in Public Administration from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and a B.A. from the Ohio State University.