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Aaron Menenberg

Executive Director

Aaron Menenberg leads the assemblage and mobilization of a national network of leaders from business, philanthropy, politics, think tanks and academia, and other sectors to support the passage of Final-Five Voting. Prior to joining IPI, Aaron was President of Join Philanthropic Advisory where he helped business leaders, philanthropists, and non-profit executives advance their reputation, policy, political, philanthropic, and social goals through a variety of public affairs and government relations activities.

Prior to launching Join Philanthropic Advisory, Aaron worked in a variety of government relations, public policy, business development, and research roles for The Public Interest Fellowship, Israel Allies Foundation, Praescient Analytics, the Israeli Ministry of Defense, IBM Corporation, and The Hudson Institute. He is the editor of Good Vitis, a wine blog.

Aaron has a Master’s Degree from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, and a Bachelor’s in Political Science from the University of Washington.