Jon Cardinal

Jon Cardinal
Director of Economic Development
Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer

Jon is currently Director of Economic Development for United States Senate Democratic Leader Charles E. Schumer. He advises Leader Schumer on various economic and community development policy areas, manages the Senator’s relationships with CEOs and the broader private sector, and leads an outreach operation that implements the Senator’s economic development goals. Jon previously served in a similar role for more than a decade with U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, and prior to joining Senator Gillibrand’s office, Jon was an aide on the staff of former U.S. Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Recent Events and Presentations

June 29, 2021

ITIF, Brookings, and AMCC hosted a special, live discussion with senior White House and Congressional offices as well as leading think tanks for a comprehensive overview of these legislative proposals and their potential to stimulate American manufacturing leadership.