Steven Grossman (politician)
|57th Treasurer and Receiver-General of Massachusetts|
January 3, 2011
|Preceded by||Tim Cahill|
|Chairman of the Democratic National Committee|
January 21, 1997 – January 22, 1999
|Preceded by||Donald Fowler|
|Succeeded by||Joe Andrew|
|Chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic Party|
|Preceded by||Chester Atkins|
|Succeeded by||Joan Menard|
February 17, 1946 |
Newton, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Alma mater||Princeton University
Steven Grossman (born February 17, 1946) is the Treasurer and Receiver-General of Massachusetts. Grossman previously served as Chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic Party from 1991 to 1993, Chairman of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) from 1992 to 1997 and Chairman of the Democratic National Committee from 1997 to 1999.
As state treasurer Grossman also leads the $49.2 billion Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management fund (MassPRIM). Because of this, in 2012 Grossman was named number 47 on a list of the 100 most influential institutional investors worldwide by the Asset International magazine.
He is the former President of Grossman Marketing Group, a family-owned marketing company based in Somerville, Massachusetts. From 1991 to 1993, he was Chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic Party, also serving as Chairman of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee from 1992 to 1997. From 1997 to 1999, he was the Chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
He was elected to succeed Tim Cahill as State Treasurer in November 2010, defeating Republican State Representative Karyn Polito. On July 13, 2013, Grossman declared his candidacy for the 2014 Gubernatorial election. During a speech at the State Democratic Convention, he stated “I am running for governor of Massachusetts. The people of this Commonwealth want leadership that leaves no one behind.” He said during the same speech that he would make a paid family leave policy his first legislative measure should he be elected.
- "Grossman defeats Polito in Mass. treasurer race". Boston Globe. November 2, 2010. Retrieved November 3, 2010.
- AIPAC’s Steve Grossman takes Democratic Party post
- "The Power 100". aiCIO Magazine. Asset International Inc. Retrieved 19 July 2013.
- "Democrat Steven Grossman elected treasurer of Massachusetts". MassLive.com. Retrieved 13 July 2013.
- O’Sullivan, Jim (13 July 2013). "Treasurer Steven Grossman announces bid for governor, as state Democrats gather in Lowell for annual convention". Boston Globe. Retrieved 13 July 2013.
- Steve Grossman '67 and a debt-ridden DNC
|Party political offices|
|Chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic Party
|Chairman of the Democratic National Committee
Served alongside: Roy Romer
|Treasurer and Receiver-General of Massachusetts
|This article about a Massachusetts politician is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|