Reid Lidow

Reid Lidow

  • Alumni
  • United States
  • 2014 MPhil Development Studies
  • Queens' College

Reid Lidow served as Executive Officer to the Mayor of Los Angeles. In this role, he provided strategic counsel to Mayor Garcetti and ensured the execution of his day-to-day goals. Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, Reid led the writing team behind the Mayor's nightly briefings. Before this, Reid worked for Gordon Brown on a range of initiatives – from encouraging countries to deliver an inclusive and quality education for all children to the campaign against Brexit. Reid completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Southern California where he double majored in International Relations and Political Science. He was awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship in 2014 and earned an MPhil in Development Studies from Queens' College, Cambridge. Reid continues to work with Gordon Brown on projects exploring global governance and nationalism. He will be attending law school this fall.

Previous Education

University of Southern California 2010