Buoyed by an influx of Democratic presidential voters, Steve Driehaus topped Rep. Steve Chabot for the U.S. 1st District seat in Ohio. After college, Steve volunteered for the Peace Corps serving in Senegal, West Africa. He worked with village groups and local schools to promote sustainable environmental practices.
Driehaus returned from the Peace Corps and served as Associate Director of the Center for International Education and Development Assistance at Indiana University. He coordinated several programs, including the highly acclaimed South African Internship Program sponsored by the United States Information Agency. This program was the largest professional exchange program between the United States and the “New” South Africa. Read more.