John Nester
Director, Office of Public Affairs

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John Nester was named the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Director of Public Affairs in February 2006.

Prior to joining the Office of Public Affairs, Mr. Nester was Media Director in the SEC’s Office of Investor Education, where he helped communicate to the general public vital information about how to invest widely and avoid fraud. Before that Mr. Nester was a Capitol Hill television reporter and bureau chief providing news of the White House and Congress to network affiliates across the country.

He is a graduate of George Mason University with a bachelor’s degree in speech communication.