Clark K. Ervin
Clark Ervin is currently a partner in the Government Investigations and White Collar Practice Group of the global law firm, Squire Patton Boggs. Before going into private practice, Clark had a long record of government service. He was Inspector General of the State Department under President George W. Bush, who subsequently appointed him founding Inspector General of the then newly created Department of Homeland Security. He served as Co-Chairman of the Homeland Security Department Transition Team for then-President-Elect Barack Obama. At the state level, Clark served as Assistant Secretary of State of Texas and as a Deputy Attorney General. Clark also founded the Homeland Security Program at the Aspen Institute. Clark received his undergraduate degree from Harvard College, a Master's degree in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics from Oxford University, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Association of American Rhodes Scholars.