Jonah brings a wealth of public policy knowledge and government relations expertise to Teaching Strategies, where he leads the company’s policy, research, and advocacy agenda and state-level partnerships.
Prior to joining the company in 2009, Jonah served as an aide to United States Senator Chuck Schumer.
Jonah began his career teaching middle school in Baltimore with Teach For America. He holds a B.A. in History and Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley, and an M.A. in Education from Johns Hopkins University.
As a former educator and the father of three young girls, Jonah has a deep appreciation for high-quality early childhood education. He is committed to advancing policy aimed at improving and expanding access to early learning opportunities for all children.