The Honorable Peter Hoekstra, Senior Director, Greenberg Traurig LLP; former Member, U.S. House of Representatives
Interviewed by: Molly Ball, Staff Writer, The Atlantic
Molly Ball is a staff writer covering U.S. politics at The Atlantic.
Peter Hoekstra is a senior director in the firm’s Government Law and Policy practice. During his nine terms representing Michigan’s 2nd Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives, Mr. Hoekstra was the Republican point man on national security issues, serving as both chairman and ranking member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. He was also deeply engaged in labor and education issues, as well as congressional oversight efforts. As one of the few former U.S. Congressmen with experience as a Fortune 500 business executive, Mr. Hoekstra brings a unique blend of experience and perspective to the global marketplace and public policy arena.