The Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice

Advancing Milton and Rose D. Friedman's Vision of School Choice for All Children

Jeff Reed

Communications Director |

Jeff Reed serves as the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice's Communications Director.

Jeff joined the Friedman Foundation in February 2010 as State Programs and Government Relations Director, a role he held till March 2012. In that role, Jeff coordinated the Foundation’s efforts to prepare target states for the introduction of school choice.

Previously, Jeff served as Education Task Force Director for the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the nation’s largest individual membership association of state legislators. He also served in ALEC’s public relationships department.

Jeff is an alumnus of the Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation’s “Koch Associate Program,” which trains young leaders in Market Based Management®, a management philosophy that promotes operational excellence in nonprofit organizations.

Jeff graduated magna cum laude from Ohio University, where he studied political communications and journalism. His opinions have been featured in the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Washington Times, Las Vegas Review Journal, and Jeff is a native of Indiana and currently resides in Indianapolis.