Ben Gurewitz is passionate about the intersection of politics, public policy, and education and is particularly interested in work focused on enabling success for students with learning disabilities (LD) through advocacy and strategy. Most recently, Ben was a Legislative Assistant at Rooster Public Strategies and Field Director for Myrna Melgar’s successful San Francisco supervisor campaign. Ben is the co-founder of the UC Davis chapter of Eye to Eye, an art-based mentoring program for students with LD. Ben is looking forward to combining his passion and skills as a Coro Fellow to continue making a difference in public policy. Ben is a native of San Francisco. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, playing golf, and watching the Giants.