Jeff Kwitowski is Senior Vice President of Public Affairs & Policy at K12 Inc. For more than 20 years he’s been active in education policy and advocacy. Prior to K12 he served as communications director and advisor to former U.S. Secretary of Education William J. Bennett and former U.S. Congressman and HUD Secretary Jack Kemp at Empower America, a Washington, DC-based public policy organization. He lives in Herndon, VA with his wife, Rebecca, and their four daughters. He coaches soccer, enjoys fishing and hiking, and loves all things Buffalo, NY (where he was born and raised).