As the Vice President of Innovation & Strategy, Adam Neufeld helps the organization continually improve its ability to fight hate by identifying emerging trends, building partnerships, and pursuing new lines of business, new modes of delivery, and new financing models. He also works to increase operational effectiveness by introducing new means to measure and evaluate programmatic performance, and by assisting with concrete opportunities for ongoing performance improvement.
Adam joined ADL in early 2018 after serving as the Deputy Administrator of the General Services Administration. In addition to being the chief operating officer at the 11,500-person agency, he helped stand up new initiatives including a group of coders and designers called 18F to work on the government’s most difficult technology issues, an office of evaluation science, and innovative financing for real estate transformation. Prior to GSA, he worked in other agencies, including as a lawyer. He also was a consultant at McKinsey & Co., where he served government and nonprofit clients.
Adam has a B.S. in Neuroscience from Brown University, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.