Maurice A. Perkins
Freedom House trustee
Maurice A. Perkins is the Chief Corporate Affairs Officer at the Transamerica Corporation, overseeing all corporate communications, brand marketing, and global government affairs teams. Prior to joining Transamerica (part of the Aegon Group), he served as the Head of Federal Government Relations at the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI). Mr. Perkins served as a professional staff member on the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking as well as the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. He worked closely with senior officials from the U.S. Department of Treasury and U.S. Department of State, responsible for legislation related to national security issues, foreign aid, and international financial institutions. Mr. Perkins is a native Spanish speaker and a first generation American. His undergraduate degree is from Ithaca College and has a Masters Degree from Columbia University.