Maxmillian Angerholzer III

Max Angerholzer headshotBefore joining IIE as Executive Vice President, Mr. Angerholzer served as President and CEO of the Center for the Study of the Presidency & Congress (CSPC) in Washington, D.C. CSPC is a non-partisan policy organization established in 1965, which applies lessons of leadership and history to current domestic and international challenges and promotes cooperation between The White House, Congress, and the private sector. Mr. Angerholzer was also Managing Director of the Richard Lounsbery Foundation, a New York philanthropic institution that awards grants to support scientific and medical research, as well as science and technology policy, education, international relations, and security programs. After years of active service on the IIE Scholar Rescue Fund Selection Committee, Mr. Angerholzer was elected to the IIE Board of Trustees in 2016. As a trustee, he served on the Budget and Finance, Centennial, and Scholar Rescue Fund Committees. Mr. Angerholzer stepped down from this role in 2017 to assume his current position as Executive Vice President. 

Mr. Angerholzer serves on the Advisory Board of Radius Ventures, a New York venture capital firm that invests in expansion-stage health and life science companies. Previously, he was Special Assistant to the Vice Chairman of the Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, D.C. and Advisor to the CSIS Abshire-Inamori Leadership Academy (AILA). He has traveled extensively abroad, especially in Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East.

Mr. Angerholzer holds a Bachelor of Arts (magna cum laude) in Political Science from The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee and a Master of Arts in International Science & Technology Policy from The George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. He is a member of the Economic Club of Washington, DC and serves on the boards of the Washington National Cathedral and the Salvation Army of the National Capital Area.