Anthony Clark is a former speechwriter, committee professional staffer, and legislative director in the U.S. House of Representatives. In the 111th Congress he directed hearings and investigations of the National Archives and presidential libraries for the House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform. He writes about presidential legacy and Congress and has been published by Salon, Time, and History News Network. He is a recognized expert in federal and presidential records and libraries. Born and raised on Long Island, New York, he graduated from St. Aidan School in Williston Park and Chaminade High School in Mineola. He earned a Master of Science in Management and Systems from New York University, and worked for eighteen years as an information technology consultant. Anthony now lives in rural Maryland, where he enjoys the outdoors and misses bagels and pizza.