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Marc Frey

Former U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Marc Frey is an Executive Director at Bancroft Global Development, a U.S.-based nonprofit that builds sustainable health and security-sector capacity in places suffering from armed conflict. Prior to joining Bancroft, Marc was a Senior Director in the Washington office of Steptoe & Johnson, an international law firm, and served in several senior positions with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, including as Chief of Staff for the Office of Policy Development and as Director of the Visa Waiver Program (VWP). In the latter role, he led efforts to make international travel more secure. Marc has been a non-resident fellow of the Center for Strategic and International Studies’ International Security Program and is a member of the American Council on Germany. He is also a board member of Temple University’s Center for the Study of Force and Diplomacy. Marc holds a B.A. from Duke University and a Ph.D. in U.S. Diplomatic History from Temple University.

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