AIC Staff

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Bronwyn Bailey directs the research program and industry outreach at the American Investment Council. Her knowledge leadership supports communications about private investment and helps firms navigate industry changes. She oversees the AIC’s Chief Financial Officers’ Committee as well as the Research & Investor Relations Committee.

Prior to joining the AIC, Bailey managed an analytics team at BlackRock to optimize distribution strategy for iShares ETFs. She was formerly the research director at SVB Capital, where she assessed venture investment opportunity and monitored a $1B fund portfolio. Bailey also advised the Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA) as an external consultant to develop benchmarks measuring private equity fund performance.

Bailey began her career as a management consultant advising international corporate clients. She conducted financial and economic analysis in support of commercial litigation at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Los Angeles and provided strategic recommendations to telecommunications and media companies while at Gemini Consulting in London. She has authored numerous publications, including articles for The New York Times and Pensions & Investments, and is a frequent speaker at investment conferences.

Bailey graduated magna cum laude from Cornell University and earned a doctorate from the University of California, Los Angeles. She is a CAIA charter holder.

Jason Mulvihill currently serves as General Counsel for the American Investment Council.  As General Counsel, Mulvihill has responsibility for legislative, regulatory, and international matters considered by the AIC.  He oversees the AIC’s Regulatory Committee, Tax Committee, General Counsels Committee and the Chief Compliance Officers Working Group.

Before joining the AIC, Mulvihill served as Legislative Director and Chief Counsel for Senator John Ensign (R-NV).  In this capacity, Mulvihill was responsible for tax and trade issues before the Senate Finance Committee.  He was one of the principal Republican staff who crafted the bipartisan renewable energy tax credit legislation that was signed into law in 2008.  In early 2009, he developed and secured enactment of cancellation of debt income legislation.  Mulvihill also helped to prevent changes in the tax treatment of carried interest, publicly traded partnerships, and deferral.

Mulvihill joined Senator Ensign’s staff after serving as Senior Counsel for the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  Before working on Capitol Hill, Mulvihill was an Associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in Washington, D.C., practicing antitrust law.

Mulvihill graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Georgetown University, and received his law degree from Columbia University Law School. He is a member of the New York State and District of Columbia Bars.

Emily Schillinger currently serves as Vice President of Public Affairs for the American Investment Council.  In this role, she develops and leads the Council’s comprehensive communications and media affairs strategy.

Prior to joining the AIC, she served for over fifteen years at the highest levels of government at the White House, the Senate, and the House of Representatives.

Most recently, she served as Communications Director of the House Ways and Means Committee where she advised members of the committee and led the committee’s communications strategy for the successful passage of the historic Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

Before joining the Ways & Means Committee, Schillinger served as Press Secretary to Speaker of the House John Boehner. Prior to this, she served as Communications Director to U.S. Senator John Barrasso and the Senate Republican Policy Committee.

Earlier in her career, Schillinger served in the George W. Bush Administration as Press Secretary at the U.S. Department of Commerce and as Assistant Press Secretary at the White House.

She grew up in Columbus, Georgia and received her bachelor’s degree from Clemson University.   She and her husband Ian live in Washington, D.C.

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