Alex Kanner grew up in the Philadelphia suburbs before attending Pitt for finance and economics. Since graduating in 2016, Alex bounced around from Scranton to Chicago, Seattle, and now New York as of February 2023. He worked in operations at Amazon for six years, where he founded the company’s Seattle Jewish Affinity Group, and recently joined a climate tech startup called Runwise. In his spare time, you can find Alex reading, playing and following sports, walking around Central Park, cooking, following the news, or reading/listening to the latest Israel Policy Forum weekly column.