Writer and consultant; former leader at Jewish, progressive national organizations for two decades.
A writer and consultant, David A. Harris served as the President & CEO of the National Jewish Democratic Council until 2013. David previously worked as NJDC's Deputy Executive Director for seven years, and as the Executive Director of the Israel on Campus Coalition for three years. David has also served as the Director of Governmental and Public Affairs for the American Jewish Congress and as the Washington Representative for the Israel Policy Forum; in Democratic politics, David was a congressional fellow for the late Senator Paul Simon (D-IL) and a congressional campaign manager as well. David is a native of West Lafayette, Indiana, and now lives in Washington, DC with his wife, Megan.