Bruce Reed

Deputy Chief of Staff

Bruce Reed was Vice President Joe Biden’s Chief of Staff from 2011 to 2013 and traveled with him for the past year and a half as a Senior Adviser to the Biden for President Campaign. Reed has spent 12 years working on domestic and economic policy in the White House, and served as President Clinton’s chief domestic policy adviser. He began his career as Senator Al Gore’s chief speechwriter and was deputy campaign manager for policy of the 1992 Clinton-Gore campaign. For the past five years, Reed has been Co-Chair of the Aspen Institute’s Future of Work Initiative and CEO of Civic, a bipartisan social enterprise firm. As a Senior Adviser at Common Sense Media, he helped draft the 2018 California Consumer Privacy Act, the most far-reaching technology privacy law in American history. Reed has been a visiting professor at the University of Chicago and the University of Delaware, and has degrees from Princeton and Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. He is a native of Idaho.

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