Greg McIlvaine

Advocacy Director


Greg McIlvaine is Advocacy Director of The Cypress Group. Before joining the Cypress team Greg worked on Capitol Hill for then Senator Mike DeWine and Congressman Zach Wamp as a policy advisor on budget, appropriations, tax, and financial services issues. Greg continues to focus on fiscal policy at The Cypress Group in addition to growing insurance and consumer finance practices at the firm. Greg also serves as President of the National Coalition for Capital, which is a non-profit, nationwide coalition supporting economic development and job creation through access to capital for entrepreneurs and emerging companies.

Greg hails from the state of Ohio and holds a BA degree from Vanderbilt, a MBA degree from the Darden School of Business, and studied international political economies at the University of Hong Kong School of Economics and Finance.


MBA, The Darden School of Business
University of Hong Kong School of Economics and Finance
BA, Vanderbilt University