Jeffrey Winograd is a graduate of Far Rockaway High School in New York City and earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Brooklyn College. He studied public administration at Northeastern University in Boston.
He served four years on active duty as an Air Force officer stationed at Hurlburt Field, Florida, and Hopsten Airbase (German Air Force) with NATO. Jeff received an honorable discharge while holding the rank of captain. Based on his military experience, he knows more than a little bit about security clearances and the responsibilities that come with those clearances.
After his military service, Jeff acquired considerable political experience working for a member of the Boston City Council, a Massachusetts state senator, and a Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives.
During his 17-years of journalistic experience in Washington, D.C., Jeff was credentialed by the House of Representatives Periodical Press Gallery. He covered activities of several Senate and House committees, the State Department, the Justice Department, the Internal Revenue Service, the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Environmental Protection Agency. He was an active member of the National Press Club and the creator of the “Lawmakers at the Club” program.
Jeff is at heart and, by experience, a print reporter. During his long career, he has written for magazines, newspapers and newsletters, and also worked as a stringer for the AP. His work has appeared in Newsview Magazine, the Jerusalem Post, Traders Magazine, On Wall Street, Financial Planning, Money.com, Securities Law Weekly, National Law Journal, Pesticide & Toxic Chemical News (editor) and various environmental publications of the Bureau of National Affairs.
In addition, Jeff published and edited two newsletters – Focus Israel and Yellow Dog Democrat.
The publisher of an American Lawyer Media newsletter group described Jeff as “an elegant writer.”