Porter is IBM Professor of Business and Government at Harvard University. He joined the Harvard Kennedy School faculty in 1977. He has served for more than a decade in senior economic policy positions in the White House, most recently as Assistant to the President for Economic and Domestic Policy from 1989 to 1993.
He was the recipient of the 1996 Rolex Achievement Award presented by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).
Porter is an alumnus of Brigham Young University and was a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University, where he received his BPhil degree. He was a White House Fellow from 1974 to 1975 and received his MA and PhD degrees from Harvard University.
Graduated from Brigham Young High School in Provo, Utah in 1963.
1968-1969 | Senior Year
Played on the men's tennis team in 1964, 1968, 1969.