Cory Shreckengost

Director of Editorial Content

Cory Shreckengost is the Director of Editorial Content at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. He enhances Mercatus’ profile with media outlets by overseeing the solicitation and placement strategy of editorials by scholars and working closely with them to craft messaging intended for a popular audience. Prior to joining Mercatus, Mr. Shreckengost served think tanks at both the national and state level as a media relations manager, technology solutions manager, editor-at-large, analyst, and research scholar. His freelance work includes research for several New York Times best-selling books; an invited editorship for the Mensa Research Journal; and a commission by a self-made billionaire—and pioneer of one of the most successful, privately held, global brands in its industry—to research, study, and chronicle his success principles. Mr. Shreckengost earned a BS in both business management  and political science from Grove City College.

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