O’neil provides executive assistance to the president and CEO while supporting our fundraising and research efforts. He also works with our Voices for Internet Freedom coalition to amplify the voices of marginalized communities and works on special projects to support our board and organizational development. Before joining Free Press, he served as the program and operations manager for the Democracy Initiative, which promotes voting rights and works to get money out of politics. O’neil holds a B.A. in political science and public policy from the University of Delaware. Outside of the office O’neil can be found brunching and spending time with friends exploring different neighborhoods in D.C.