Joshua Fried is the Chief of Staff to Robert Bank, the President and CEO, at American Jewish World Service (AJWS). He grew up in Oklahoma and is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma with degrees in French and public relations. Before he joined AJWS in 2013, he worked as the program director of a Hillel in Los Angeles for three years. He enjoys working for social change and informed philanthropy in an organization that is aligned with his personal beliefs. When he is not at work, you can find him traveling, cooking, exploring museums and bakeries, drinking coffee, and enjoying brunch with friends.