Stephen P. Mullin is a President and Principal of Econsult Solutions, an economic consulting firm based in Philadelphia. His 16 year consulting practice concentrates on state and public finance and policy analysis, economic and real estate development and impact analysis, and business-government strategies. His clients include state and local governments and agencies, businesses, developers, and not-for-profit institutions.
Mr. Mullin also served as Philadelphia’s Director of Commerce, chairing the Mayor’s Economic Development Cabinet and coordinating activities of the City’s development agencies and the Division of Aviation. He served on many boards and commissions, including the City Planning Commission, the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation, the Philadelphia Commercial Development Corporation (Chair), the Airport Advisory Board, the Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Historic Commission, the Port of Philadelphia and Camden, and the Penn’s Landing Development Corporation. Mr. Mullin also served as Philadelphia’s Director of Finance during the City’s fiscal turnaround. He chaired the municipal Pension Board and was a member of the PICA Board and the Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority Board.
Mr. Mullin currently serves as an independent trustee of the Optimum Fund Trust Mutual Fund, a Director of the NASDAQOMX Futures Exchange, and on the advisory boards of the Haverford Trust Company and the Arden Real Estate Funds. He is very active in a number of other Philadelphia corporate, civic and cultural activities.
Mr. Mullin graduated cum laude of Phillips Exeter Academy, a magna cum laude in Economics graduate of Harvard University, and earned an M.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania. He has taught economics and public finance courses at a number of Universities and was voted one of Philadelphia’s 101 most connected people in 2007.