September 16, 2014

jthiebert

National Grassroots Director/Northeast Regional Director

Biography

Jeffrey S. Thiebert served as both the National Grassroots Director and Northeast Regional Director of The Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan, grassroots organization dedicated to educating the public about Federal budget issues and their consequences for the future.The Concord Coalition was founded in 1992 by former United States Senators Warren Rudman (R-NH) and the late Paul Tsongas (D-MA), and former Secretary of Commerce Peter G. Peterson. The non-profit organization is now chaired by Senators Rudman and Sam Nunn (D-GA).

Mr. Thiebert has a bachelor’s decree in political science from the University of Georgia, and his Juris Doctorate from George Mason University School of Law in Arlington, Virginia.

In 1998, Mr. Thiebert joined the Concord Coalition’s Washington, DC office. He served in the capacity as Youth Outreach Coordinator and Field Director for the Mid-Atlantic Region before focusing solely on policy development as a Policy Analyst for the organization. During that time, Mr. Thiebert worked on policy statements, issue briefs and preparing publications for The Concord Coalition.

Following graduation from law school, Mr. Thiebert served as a judicial law clerk to the judges of the Seventeen Judicial Circuit in Arlington County, Virginia. He later joined the law firm of Masterman and Graham and practiced law in the trial and appellate courts in Virginia from 2004 to 2006.

In 2006, Mr. Thiebert rejoined the Concord Coalition as the organization’s Southwest Regional Director. In that capacity, Mr. Thiebert delivers speeches and conducts events to a range of political and civic organizations, colleges, universities, and financial planning groups. As a spokesperson for the 250,000-member coalition, he also works extensively with the media.

In 2008, Mr. Thiebert was promoted to the position of National Grassroots Director of the Concord Coalition’s volunteer grassroots network. In this position, Mr. Thiebert oversaw all of Concord’s nationwide volunteer and grassroots activities until moving on in 2013.

Location: Arlington, VA

Phone: (703) 894-6222

Email: jthiebert@concordcoalition.org

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