Peter Warren is the Director of Research at the Empire Center for Public Policy, where he oversees the Center’s research and policy agenda.
Warren, a native of New York’s Hudson Valley,graduated from Binghamton University before embarking on a career in public policy in Washington, DC, serving most recently as anAssociate Director at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). There, he served as the chief advisor to the Director and the Deputy Director for Management on policy and budget matters concerning the Nation’s two million-member federal civilian workforce.
Previously, Warren held senior positions on committees of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. He was Senior Analyst and Oversight Director for the Senate Budget Committee, where he advised Chairman Mike Enzi (R-WY) on education, labor, pension and general government issues. And he was Policy Director for the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee under Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA), where he helped to enact laws increasing federal spending transparency, reforming the federal employee pension system, and improving government management.