Doug Rand

Doug Rand

Guest Author

Doug Rand (@doug_rand) worked on immigration policy in the Obama White House as Assistant Director for Entrepreneurship. He is the co-founder of Boundless Immigration, a technology company that helps immigrants obtain green cards and citizenship, and is a Senior Fellow at the Federation of American Scientists.

Doug served in the Obama White House for over six years as Assistant Director for Entrepreneurship in the Office of Science and Technology Policy, with a portfolio spanning inclusive high-growth entrepreneurship, access to capital, clean energy innovation, commercialization of federally funded research, and high-skill immigration. Doug was co-founder and CEO of the innovative publishing company Playscripts, Inc., as well as a co-founder of the theater review aggregator StageGrade.

He is a graduate of Yale Law School and the Yale School of Management, and received Master’s and undergraduate degrees from Harvard, where he studied evolutionary biology. As a writer, Doug’s plays have been performed thousands of times worldwide.