Jeff Kwitowski is Senior Vice President of Public Affairs & Policy Communications at Stride, Inc. Since 2003, he has been a central part of Stride’s public affairs team with a special focus on public policy and advocacy. Additionally, he has supported Stride’s state and federal government affairs efforts, working with policymakers and education leaders to develop and advocate for policy frameworks that expand school options, digital learning, and parent choice in education. He served as a member of the International Association for K-12 Online Learning’s Issues and Advocacy Committee, and participated in the national Digital Learning Now Initiative in developing policy frameworks and goals for advancement of digital learning.
Prior to Stride, he served as communications director and advisor to former U.S. Secretary of Education William J. Bennett and former U.S. Congressman and HUD Secretary Jack Kemp at Empower America, a Washington, DC-based public policy organization.
He graduated with a B.A. in Political Science and History from St. John Fisher College in Rochester, NY.