Jonathan Briggs

Jonathan Briggs

Policy Manager

America Forward

Jonathan Briggs is the Policy Manager at America Forward a nonpartisan policy initiative of New Profit a national venture philanthropy fund that seeks to break down the barriers between all people and opportunity in America. Prior to joining America Forward Jonathan served as a Leadership for Educational Equity (LEE) Fellow and Education Program Specialist at the U.S. Department of Education (ED) where he co-managed a portfolio of discretionary grant awardees in the Office of Program and Grantee Support Services. Prior to working at ED Jon served as a Legislative Fellow and Acting Legislative Assistant in the Office of Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge where he focused on education health employment higher education labor and civil rights policy. He started as a teacher where he taught 5th grade (all subjects) and Guided Reading as a 2013 Teach for America - Kansas City Corps member. Jonathan holds a BA from National Louis University a Master of Science in Education from Johns Hopkins University and a graduate certificate in Urban Education and Leadership from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education.

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

2:10 pm
2:50 pm

Proximity, Parent Power, And Learner Voice

Harbor F, Level 2

Proximate Policy: How Multi-Sector Strategies Can Advance Systems-Level Change