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Stephen Friedman
Chair of the President's Intelligence Advisory Board
In office
December 20, 2005 – October 28, 2009
President George W. Bush
Barack Obama
Preceded by Jim Langdon
Succeeded by Chuck Hagel
David Boren
5th Director of the National Economic Council
In office
December 12, 2002 – January 10, 2005
President George W. Bush
Preceded by Larry Lindsey
Succeeded by Al Hubbard
Personal details
Born December 21, 1937 (1937-12-21) (age 82)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Barbara Benioff
Children David Benioff (born David Friedman)
2 daughters
Education Cornell University (AB)
Columbia Law School (J.D.)

Stephen "Steve" Friedman (born December 21, 1937) is an American intelligence officer and businessman. He was the former chairman of the United States President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board. He was nominated on October 27, 2005, to replace Brent Scowcroft in the position. He served as the 5th Director of the National Economic Council from 2002 to 2005.

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