Officers & Staff

ct2_4892bwMark A Bloomfield

Mark A. Bloomfield is President and CEO of the American Council for Capital Formation, a business economic policy organization. The ACCF conducts research, educates the media and engages policymakers on U.S. economic policy, in particular, tax, regulatory, energy/environmental and trade issues. He is also a founding director of the International Council for Capital Formation. [full bio…]

ct2_4892bwGeorge “David” Banks

George “David” Banks is Executive Vice President of the American Council for Capital Formation. Banks has been an influential voice on energy and environment policymaking in several capacities. He was managing director of Battle Group, LLC, a free market strategic consultancy bridging and integrating state and federal advocacy efforts. He was also senior fellow and deputy director of the nuclear energy program at the Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS).[full bio…]

Dr. Margo ThorningDr. Margo Thorning

Margo Thorning is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the American Council for Capital Formation and director of research for its public policy think tank. Dr. Thorning also serves as the managing director of the International Council for Capital Formation, a new think tank incorporated in Brussels. The ICCF is an affiliate of the ACCF. [full bio…]

Dr. Pinar Cebi WilberDr. Pinar Cebi Wilber

Pınar Çebi Wilber, Ph.D. is a Senior Economist of the American Council for Capital Formation. Her research interests are diversified and include energy policy, tax policy, international trade and finance, and general government policy. Recently, Pınar has researched issues related to climate change legislation including the impact of such legislation on the U.S. economy.  She has also done extensive research on the effect of government policies on retirement saving as well as the use of annuities in retirement. [full bio…]

Mike BuritaMike Burita

Mike Burita is Communications Director for the American Council for Capital Formation and oversees the day to day communications, media relations, and marketing efforts for the organization. He has over twenty years of strategic communications experience working on behalf of a number of think tanks, trade associations and corporate clients. Mike is a graduate of The Ohio State University.