Joel Cohen (Washington, D.C.) is currently the Director of Government Relations for the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), where he focuses on ADL’s international affairs work, tech policy, and combatting hate online. began his career interning on Capitol Hill for United States Senator BenCardin of Maryland during his final semester at Syracuse University. Following graduation, he was hired full-time in the Senator’s personal office before transitioning to work for the Senator in his capacity as a Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (SFRC). After a brief hiatus from the Hill, during which Joel obtained his M.P.A., here turned to Capitol Hill as a Legislative Assistant. Subsequently, he was promoted to Legislative Director in the Office of Congresswoman DinaTitus of Nevada’s First Congressional District.