Gregg Gelzinis is a special assistant for Economic Policy at American Progress. Before joining American Progress, Gelzinis interned for seven months at the U.S. Department of the Treasury while completing graduate school. During his undergraduate career, he held internships at Swiss Re, the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta, and the office of Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI). Gelzinis graduated summa cum laude from Georgetown University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in government, a master’s degree in American government, and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Society. He is a Massachusetts native and a die-hard Boston sports fan.