The Atlantic, Washington, D.C.
Steve Clemons is Editor at Large of The Atlantic. He also serves as Editor at Large of Atlantic media's other publications, Quartz and National Journal. In addition, he is a national security and foreign policy contributor to the cable news network, MSNBC. Clemons joined The Atlantic in June 2011 from the New America Foundation, a think tank devoted to pragmatic, non-ideological policy innovation which he co-founded and of which he served as Executive Vice President. Clemons is also founder of and continues as a Senior Fellow of the American Strategy Program at New America. Clemons also served as Executive Vice President of the Economic Strategy Institute, as Senior Policy Advisor on Economic and International Affairs to Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM), and as the first Executive Director of the Nixon Center. He is also a member of the World Economic Forum Council on Geopolitical Risk. He frequently writes about topics related to foreign policy, defense, and international economic policy. Clemons’ work appears in many of the major leading op-ed pages, journals, and magazines around the world.