Conversation Series with Ken Kies

April 8, 2013

Ken Kies ’77, Kies is the managing director of the Federal Policy Group, LLC, which provides sophisticated strategic and technical tax advice on policy matters before Congress, the U.S. Treasury Department, the Internal Revenue Service, and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Kies also served as the chief of staff for the Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation, as well as a stint as the chief Republican tax counsel to the Ways and Means Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives. In that position, he directed the Ways and Means Committee’s Republican tax staff and was the chief tax lawyer responsible for developing and analyzing all tax-related legislation for Republican members of the Committee and the House of Representatives.  A link to his full bio can be found here.