Steven M. Licht is the Attorney & CEO of the Special Funds Conservation Committee. He is a graduate of New York University with a BA degree and of Brooklyn Law School with an LLB (JD) degree. He was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1966. In 1998, after 28 years of service he retired from The NY State Insurance Fund as Director of Claims, and having previously been the NYSIF's representative on the Executive Committee, joined the Special Funds Conservation Committee as the Attorney and CEO. He is a member and past Chairman of the International Association of Industrial Accident Boards & Commissions (IAIABC) joint committee on Fraud & Abuse, member of the New York State Bar Association, member and past President of New York Claims Association, and past Chairman of American Association of State Compensation Insurance Funds Claims Committee. He resides in Westchester with his wife and her daughter. His two children and his six grandchildren live nearby in New York City.