Assistant Director for Congressional Education
Cooper joins the Government Affairs team after working in J Street’s New England office for five years. He graduated from Brandeis University in 2016, majoring in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies and Politics. While at Brandeis he was heavily involved in J street U, serving as the President of J Street U Brandeis and as a regional co-chair for the Northeast region. Cooper grew up in Habonim Dror, spent a year in Israel with Habonim after high school, and served as Habonim Dror Camp Galil’s education director during 2016. He is originally from New York City.