Steve Mullin is President of the Washington Roundtable, a public policy research and advocacy group comprised of senior executives from major private sector employers in Washington state. He is responsible for providing overall strategic direction for the organization and manages its agenda development process, budget, staff, communications, government affairs and member relations. Steve joined the Roundtable in 1996, previously serving as the organization’s Vice President. Prior to joining the Roundtable, Steve served as founding Executive Director of Partnership for Learning, a business-supported non-profit organization dedicated to building public awareness and understanding about the need to better prepare Washington’s students for college and the world of work. He has also worked for several local public affairs consulting firms, as a U.S. Senate staff member in Washington, D.C., and as a legislative staff member in Olympia. Steve is a graduate of Middlebury College and the University of Washington’s Evans School of Public Affairs.