Steve Marx leads Pew’s efforts to protect ecologically important coastal and nearshore marine habitat on the U.S. West Coast. He also works to advance implementation of ecosystem-based fishery management in the Pacific and North Pacific.
Before joining Pew, Marx handled natural resource issues for then-representative David Wu (D-OR). A native of coastal Alaska, Marx has extensive experience working on commercial fishing vessels and recreational charter boats.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in international affairs from Lewis & Clark College and a master’s degree in public administration from Portland State University.