Anthony Carnevale

  • Georgetown University

Anthony Carnevale is Research Professor and Director of the Global Institute on Education and the Workforce at Georgetown University. From 1996 to 2006, he served as Vice President for Public Leadership at the Educational Testing Service (ETS). While at ETS, President George W. Bush appointed Tony to serve on the White House Commission on Technology and Adult Education. He is the founder of the Institute for Workplace Learning (IWL) and served as its president from 1983 to 1993. The IWL worked with consortia of private companies to develop more effective work and training systems. While at IWL, President Clinton appointed Tony to serve as chair of the National Commission for Employment Policy. He has also held senior staff positions in both houses of the U.S. Congress, working for the House Committee on Government Operations and the Senate Budget Committee. He served as senior economist for the Senate Democratic Leadership Council as well. Tony earned his Ph.D. in public finance economics at the Maxwell School at Syracuse University.