Oliver McGee
    Title Fmr Clinton US Deputy Asst Secretary
    Job Responsibility Professor, Aerospace Engineer
    Organization UCLA, Howard University
    Organization Web Site www.OliverMcGee.org
    Institution Type Colleges & Universities
    Industry Type Higher Education
    Languages I speak English
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    Summarize your expertise in greater detail Former Clinton US Deputy Assistant Transportation Secretary available for social, technological, educational, economic, political (STEEP) issues, including Boeing 787 Dreamliner & DOT, FAA, NTSB, transportation safety and security regulations, White House presidential decision-making & policy, including US economy, US Federal Government-Business Relations & US international & national security, and national political campaigns.
    Blog/Website www.olivermcgee.org
    Whitepapers & Research Jumping The Aisle - How I Became a Black Republican in the Age of Obama; Future of African American Men & Boys; Bridging The Black Research Gap; Transforming The Ivory Tower; Confessions From The Balcony
    Books & Articles Published Jumping The Aisle - How I Became a Black Republican in the Age of Obama; Future of African American Men & Boys; Bridging The Black Research Gap; Transforming The Ivory Tower; Confessions From The Balcony
    Awards, Associations & Memberships 2013 University of California Berkeley Executive Leadership Academy Fellow; 2012-13 American Council on Education Fellow; 2000 US Transportation Secretary Partnership Excellence Award; 1996 Black Engineer of the Year, Education College Level; 1995 Council for the Advancement & Support of Education & the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching's State of Georgia Professor of the Year; 1991 National Science Foundation Presidential Young Investigator Award from US President H.W. Bush
    Media Experience McGee has been an on-air guest commentator for Fox News, Fox Business Varney & Co, CNN, and Newsmax Media. McGee’s social, technological, educational, economic, and political (STEEP) commentary has been published by Reuters U.S.-World (China, India, Vietnam, Korea, Moscow), The Associated Press (AP), USA TODAY, Chicago Tribune, Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), Contacto Latino (South America), Quatar Living (Australia), Brisbane Times (Australia), The Straits Times-Asia Report (Greater China, India/South Asia, Japan/Koreas, Australia/New Zealand, Asia-U.S., Asia-Europe), Dallas Morning News, E&T Magazine, The Institution of Engineering and Technology, Military & Aerospace, Avionics Intelligence, Omaha World-Herald, Reuters Mobile, Yahoo! News, Yahoo! Small Business Advisor, The Business Times, WSAU News Talk 550AM/99.9FM, Rocket News, Yahoo! Finanzas Mexico, The Economic Times-India Times, Yahoo! News Maktoob, Yahoo! Finance Singapore, Reuters (India), XFINITY Comcast News-Finance, Yahoo! Finance UK-Ireland, KY3-TV, Springfield, MO, WDEZ-FM101.9 Wisconsin, News Daily Business News (Science Daily), Canada MSN Money, Yahoo! Finance, CNBC, Fox Business, Fox News, CNN, Newsmax Media, ABC News, CBS News, NBC News, The Los Angeles Times, Raycom News Network, and The Christian Science Monitor. McGee is a regular contributor to the nationally-syndicated Red Eye Radio, and CBS Philly Talk Radio 1210.
    Educational Background The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Civil Engineering; University of Arizona, Masters of Science (M.S.) in Civil Engineering; University of Arizona, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Engineering Mechanics, Aerospace Engineering (Minor); The University of Chicago, Booth School, Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A.); The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Certificate of Professional Development (C.P.D.); Indiana University School of Philanthropy - The Fund Raising School, Certificate of Fund Raising Management.
    What types of stories pique your interest? Boeing 787 Dreamliner, DOT, FAA; White House presidential decision-making; Republican National Committee outreach & engagement initiatives; US economy; US Business & Industrial Organization; US global competitiveness & international business and commerce; emerging social, technological, education, economic, political (STEEP) issues, including GOP outreach & engagement issues of demographic and multi-generational diversity, participation, and philanthropic partnerships; national disaster recovery and preparedness; US national & international security; US Federal Budget; US transportation safety & security; US Defense Research & Engineering; US Infrastructure civil, mechanical, and aerospace engineering.
    My References Dr. Charles M. Vest, President, National Academy of Engineering, Former MIT President, The Honorable Rodney E. Slater, Former Clinton US Transportation Secretary, Partner, Patton-Boggs Law Practice (DC), The Honorable David Gergen, Harvard University & CNN Political Correspondent, Dr. Charles Knapp, Former President, University of Georgia, Tulane University, The Aspen Institute; Dr. Ed Ray, President, Oregon State University; Dr. Gene Block, Chancellor, UCLA
    Office Address 1 2401 Pennsylvania Ave NW
    Office Address 2 Suite 802
    City Washington DC
    Zip/Postal Code 20037
    Country US
    State OH
    Office Phone 614-404-5427
    Cell Phone 614-404-5427
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