Executive Director, Companies for Causes
Joe Weedon serves as the executive director of Companies for Causes (CforC), a non-profit led by CEOs of closely-held businesses. CforC leverages the knowledge of its member organizations to address the most pressing issues in the community such as, elevating graduation rates in the District of Columbia and preparing students for college and career success. Joe currently serves on the Board of Directors of Serve Your City, Near SE Community Partners, and Economic Growth DC Foundation. Elected in November 2014, Joe represents Ward 6 on the District of Columbia's State Board of Education where he provides policy leadership, advocacy for, and oversight of public education to ensure all families have access to excellent schools and predictable paths to graduation. Joe earned his MA in Political Science from the University of Illinois @ Urban-Champaign and his MBA from the University of Maryland – College Park. Joe may be reached email@example.com.