As a leading financial services director in North America, Stan Collender has designed and implemented award-winning communications efforts for financial companies, Wall Street firms, trade associations, nonprofit organizations, and federal agencies. With extensive experience on Capitol Hill, Stan is one of the world's leading experts on the U.S. budget and congressional budget process. He is one of only a handful of people who has worked for the House and Senate Budget Committees, and has worked for three U.S. representatives on the House Budget and Ways and Means Committees. Stan is one of the leading experts on federal fiscal and monetary policies, Congress, and Wall Street's response to Washington tax and spending policies.
Stan was the founder and principal writer of "Capital Gains and Games," which the Wall Street Journal called one of the top 25 economic and financial blogs in the U.S. He is now a regular contributor on Forbes.com and frequently appears or is quoted by all of the major financial media outlets. Stan is also the author of "The Guide to the Federal Budget", one of the most assigned texts on the subject.