Ethan Frey is part of the foundation’s Just Cities and Regions team. He has worked to advance grant making and strategy by conducting research, analyzing proposals, monitoring and evaluating Ford grantees’ work, and preparing written funding recommendations. Ethan joined the foundation in 2013 as a program analyst. Previously, he served in Ohio as a regional field director in Columbus for the 2012 presidential campaign and before that as a field organizer in Toledo during the 2008 general election campaign. Ethan also worked to unionize low-wage workers in Miami, Florida, as an organizer for the international trade union Unite Here, which represents food service, hotel, and gaming employees. At Project Renewal, a nonprofit social service provider, he worked to protect public benefits for low-income New Yorkers as a non-attorney civil legal advocate. Ethan is a 2010 graduate of Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania.