Steven Woolf is senior tax policy counsel for the Jewish Federations of North America. In his role, he serves as chief advocate and lobbyist on legislative proposals, administrative regulations, and public policy issues before Congress and the Executive Branch regarding nonprofit tax issues. Mr. Woolf spent most of his career working in the National Tax Office of the Big Four accounting firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers and its predecessor Coopers & Lybrand. He is the author of numerous articles and books including the Coopers & Lybrand Guide to Business Tax Strategies and International Tax Summaries. Mr. Woolf serves on the board of advisers of the New York University School of Law National Center on Philanthropy and the Law. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University, a master’s degree from Brown University, and a juris doctorate from American University.