David G. Clunie
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David Clunie is Executive Director of the Black Economic Alliance (BEA) – the nation’s only coalition of business leaders and aligned advocates committed to economic progress and prosperity in the Black community with a specific focus on work, wages, and wealth. Before joining BEA, David led the State & Local Government Relations team at JPMorgan Chase & Co. Prior to joining JPMorgan Chase & Co., David was the Executive Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury—an appointee of President Barack Obama and a member of Secretary Jacob J. Lew’s senior staff. David previously served as Deputy Associate Counsel at the White House, and he was previously a senior member of President Obama’s 2008 Campaign legal team in Iowa. Before joining the Obama Administration, David was a litigation associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP. David clerked for the Honorable Cynthia M. Rufe in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of the Howard University School of Law where he was editor-in-chief of the law review, and the State University of New York at Albany. David sits on the board of the National Urban League. He currently lives in New York City.