Ben Wrobel is a Project Manager at American Progress. Previously, he worked at the NAACP for three years as a communications strategist and speechwriter. He has also held research and communications positions in the U.S. House of Representatives and at the political action committee Democrats for Education Reform.
A native of New York, Ben completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Rochester in 2010. He studied political science and served as editor-in-chief of the school’s student newspaper, The Campus Times.