Ed Tarnowski
State (aka FSI)

Ed Tarnowski

Policy and Advocacy Director

Ed Tarnowski currently serves as EdChoice’s Policy and Advocacy Director. He is a recent graduate of the University of Rhode Island with bachelor’s degrees in Political Science and Business Administration and Marketing. His professional experience is with free market policy think tanks, political campaigns and government.

Favorite Quote

“Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.”
— Milton Friedman

Favorite Teacher/Class

Mrs. Collins & Mr. Ballou

High School Mascot


Favorite Pastimes

In my free time, I enjoy traveling, antiquing, gardening and spending time by the ocean.

Inspiration for Joining the Educational Choice Movement

I believe that educational choice is the civil rights issue of this generation. Access to a quality education is essential to one’s ability to self determination and is the new frontier for expanding America’s founding promises to all Americans.