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Steve Piacente

Director of Training, Executive Communication Coach

Steve Piacente is an award-winning Washington correspondent and novelist, university professor and professional life coach. Steve joined The Communication Center in 2013 after 10 years at the U.S. General Services Administration, where he was lead speechwriter and, later, deputy communications director, responsible for the web and social media team. Previously, he was Washington Correspondent for The Tampa Tribune and the Charleston (S.C.) Post & Courier. Steve has been a professional writer since graduating from American University in 1976, and holds a Masters in Fiction from Johns Hopkins University.

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