TALIB I. KARIM – Author & Publisher
Mail: Talib I. Karim, Esq., 1629 K Street, NW, Suite 300 Washington, DC 20006
Talib is an advocate for increased investment in STEM education and programs designed to increase our nation’s innovation workforce. Talib writes on innovation issues and also leads a consulting firm that offers government relations and technology solutions for non-profits, businesses, and governments. A lawyer and engineer by training, he previously served as the chief health and technology counsel for Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee. In addition, as a senior counsel with the U.S. House of Representatives Veterans Affairs Committee, Talib help lead investigations into ending the backlog of veterans disability benefit claims. Talib’s professional career began as a quality and manufacturing engineer at Ford Motor Company. He started his college studies majoring in astronautical engineering at the U.S. Air Force Academy. Ultimately, Talib earned both a B.S. in mechanical engineering and J.D. from Howard University.