Maxmillian Angerholzer III
Institute of International Education; Carnegie Council Trustee
Maxmillian Angerholzer III is executive vice president of the Institute of International Education (IIE). Headquartered in New York, IIE is the world's premier non-profit global education organization with 18 offices and more than 650 employees worldwide. Since its founding in 1919, IIE has sought to advance scholarship, strengthen economies, promote greater cultural understanding, and protect scholars, students, and artists at risk. IIE partners with governments, multinational corporations, universities, and foundations to design and manage more than 250 educational and leadership programs—including the U.S. Department of State's Fulbright Program and the U.S. Department of Defense's Language Flagship—and serves as the leading source of research and analysis on international education trends.
Angerholzer previously served as president & CEO of the Center for the Study of the Presidency & Congress (CSPC) in Washington, DC. A non-partisan policy organization established in 1965, CSPC applies lessons of leadership and history to current domestic and international challenges and promotes cooperation among the White House, Congress, and the private sector. Angerholzer was also managing director of the Richard Lounsbery Foundation, a New York philanthropic institution that awards grants to support scientific and medical research, as well as science and technology policy, education, international relations, and security programs.
Angerholzer serves on the advisory board of Radius Ventures, a New York venture capital firm that invests in expansion-stage health and life-science companies. Previously, he was special assistant to the vice chairman of the Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC, advisor to the CSIS Abshire-Inamori Leadership Academy (AILA), advisor to Trinity Wall Street, and a U.S. Senate doorkeeper.
Angerholzer is originally from Mobile, Alabama, where he graduated from St. Paul's Episcopal School with honors. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (magna cum laude) in political science from The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee and a Master of Arts in international science & technology policy from The George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs. He is a member of the Economic Club of Washington, DC and currently serves on the boards of the Salvation Army of the National Capital Area, the Lounsbery Foundation, and CSPC. He previously served two terms on the Cathedral Chapter, the governing body of the Washington National Cathedral. Before joining the IIE staff in 2017, Angerholzer served on its Board of Trustees.
Angerholzer was elected to the Carnegie Council Board in 2020.
Last Updated: January 28, 2020