DFER – PAC:
Joe Williams, Executive Director – Joe Williams used to write for the Thomas B. Fordham Foundation and the American Enterprise Institute. He also spent some time as a “non-resident Senior Fellow” at Ed Sector (with Rotherham and Mead). Joe worked as a journalist prior to his work in education reform.
Charles Barone, Director of Federal Policy – Barone previously worked as the Democratic Deputy Staff Director for the House Education and Labor Committee (2001-2003) and as Congressman George Miller’s Legislative Director (1997-2000). Prior to that, Barone was the Chief Education Advisor to Senator Paul Simon.
You can read about DFER’s other staff members here.
ERN – 501c3:
Van Schoales, Executive Director