Bret Schreiber

Senior Director, Office of BioHealth and Life Sciences, Maryland Department of Commerce

Prior to the Department of Commerce, Bret Schreiber has worked for over 20 years in the field of government and community relations, driving policy and economic development initiatives and developing strong ties to local, state and national legislators. As Senior Director for the Office of BioHealth and Life Sciences, Schreiber is working to establish Maryland as the Nation’s premier ecosystem for the BioHealth and Life Science industry. Previously, as Director of Education and Innovation for the Maryland Department of Commerce, Schreiber worked with Maryland’s Colleges and Universities, and the State’s innovators, entrepreneurs and startups to leverage their economic potential and impact on Maryland’s economic vitality.

Schreiber also served as Director of Governmental and Community Relations for Harford County Maryland, Vice-president of the Maryland Independent College and University Association (MICUA), and Director of State Relations for the Johns Hopkins Institutions.