Aliya S. Robinson

Washington, DC

Aliya Wong is the Executive Director of Retirement Policy at the United States Chamber of Commerce. Her primary responsibility is to develop, promote and publicize the Chamber’s policy on employer-provided retirement plans, nonqualified deferred compensation, and Social Security. Ms. Wong regularly meets with members of Congress, the Administration, and regulatory agencies to promote the Chamber’s retirement policy and represents the Chamber on the steering committee of several national coalitions. Ms. Wong has led the Chamber’s efforts on several pieces of retirement legislation including the Pension Protection Act of 2006, the Workers, Retirees, and Employer Recovery Act of 2008, and the Preservation of Access to Care for Medicare Beneficiaries and Pension Relief Act of 2010, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act, and the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014.

Ms. Wong has provided expert testimony on retirement issues before the United States Senate, the Department of Labor, the Department of Treasury, and the Financial Accounting Standards Board. In addition, Ms. Wong regularly gives presentations on legislative issues surrounding retirement policy for organizations including the American Bar Association and the International Foundation of Employee Benefits Plans.

Ms. Wong is admitted to the New York State Bar and the District of Columbia Bar. She is also a member of the American Bar Association and the National Bar Association. Ms. Wong is a 1997 graduate of New York University School of Law where she also received a Master of Laws in Taxation. Ms. Wong received a Bachelors of Arts in Economics and African Studies from Yale University.