Drew Littman is a veteran strategist and policy analyst. A seasoned Washington professional, Mr. Littman has held top posts in both the public and private sectors, and has established himself as an expert on a wide variety of fields and industries. Mr. Littman joined Venn Strategies after working as head of biotech company Solazyme’s Washington, DC office. He previously served as Chief of Staff to Senator Al Franken (D-MN), and as Senator Barbara Boxer’s (D-CA) Policy Director. Mr. Littman also founded the public relations and communications firm Littman Associates, worked as a Principal at the Podesta Group, and taught at American University as an Adjunct Professor of Government. He holds a JD from the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor’s Degree from Brandeis University.