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Daniel Robert Glickman, American Federal agency administrator. Bar: Kansas 1969, Michigan 1970. Member Wichita Board Education, 1973-1976, president, 1975-1976. Member Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi, Sigma Alpha Museum.


Glickman, Daniel Robert was born on November 24, 1944 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Son of Milton and Gladys Anne (Kopelman) Glickman.


Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1966; Juris Doctor, George Washington University, Washington, 1969.


Senior fellow, center on communication Leadership & policy University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism. Member Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, Council on Foreign Relations. Co-chairman, global agricultural development initiative Chicago Council on Global Affairs.

Senior fellow, Council on American Politics, The Graduate School Political Management George Washington University. Member Genocide Prevention Task Force. Trial attorney United States Securities & Exchange Commission, 1969-1970.

Associate Sargent, Klenda & Glickman, Wichita, 1971—1973, partner, 1973—1976. Board directors Wichita School Board, 1973—1976, president, 1975—1976. Member District 4 Kansas House of Representatives, 1977-1995.

Chairman United States House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, 1993—1995. Secretary United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, 1995-2001. Senior advisory, public law & policy group, partner Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP, 2001—2004.

Director, Institute Politics, John F. Kennedy School Government Harvard University, 2002—2004. President, chairman Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. (MPAA), Encino, California, 2004—2010.

President Refugees International, Washington, 2010. Senior fellow, co-chairman, democracy project Bipartisan Policy Center, since 2010. Board directors Hain Celestial Group, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Inc.

(subsidiary Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group Inc.), 2001—2004, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group Inc., since 2001.


  • Bar: Kansas 1969, Michigan 1970.


Board directors American Film Institute, Communities in Schools, Food Research & Action Center, National 4-H Council, Center for United States Global Engagemen. Board directors, William Davidson Institute University Michigan. Vice chairman World Food Programme, Friends of the World Food Progragvic.

Member Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi, Sigma Alpha Museum, Kansas Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar.


Married Rhoda Joyce Yura, August 21, 1966. Children: Jonathan, Amy.

Milton Glickman

Gladys Anne (Kopelman) Glickman

Rhoda Joyce Yura

Amy Glickman

Jonathan Glickman