Josh Perry serves as Communications Specialist of the Civic Federation. He assists the organization’s communications efforts, including creating the weekly member update email and social media content, tracking media mentions and analyzing the Civic Federation’s social media and website user metrics. He also manages the Civic Federation website.
Prior to working at the Civic Federation, Josh worked on films and TV shows in Los Angeles. He went on to attend graduate school and earned his Master’s in Public Policy degree at the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago in 2022. During his MPP program, Josh focused on policy communications, earned a Political Campaigns Certificate, and interned at multiple public policy-focused nonprofits.
Josh earned his undergraduate degree at Northwestern University, majoring in Radio, Television + Film. During his free time, he likes to write television pilot screenplays, attend concerts and explore Chicago.