John Rogers serves as Executive Vice President, the firm’s Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Directors. He oversees Executive Administration and is responsible for the firm’s corporate affairs functions, including public, investor and government relations, as well as corporate engagement. Mr. Rogers is a member of the Management Committee, Firmwide Client and Business Standards Committee and Firmwide Reputational Risk Committee. He is also Chairman of the Goldman Sachs Foundation. Mr. Rogers joined Goldman Sachs in 1994. He was named Managing Director in 1997 and Partner in 2000.
Previously, Mr. Rogers served as Under Secretary of State for Management at the US Department of State. He was Executive Vice President of the Oliver Carr Company. Earlier, Mr. Rogers served as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury and as an Assistant to the President of the United States. In 1985, he received the Presidential Citizens Medal.
Mr. Rogers is Chairman of the Board of the Atlantic Council and Vice Chairman of the Board of the American Academy in Rome. He is also Chairman of the Board of the White House Historical Association and Treasurer and a Life Trustee of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation. In addition, Mr. Rogers is Chair Emeritus of the Board of Directors of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association and Chairman Emeritus of the National Museum of American History at the Smithsonian Institution.