Aryeh Alex

Political Director

As the political director of the Ohio Environmental Council, Aryeh leads advocacy programs to build a powerful, grassroots environmental movement in Ohio. Previously, he served in the National Political Department at the Service Employee International Union where the focus of his work centered on developing and executing electoral, community base building, union, and social justice campaigns in states and municipalities across the country. Prior to this, Aryeh led the then-newly formed organizing department at OCSEA/AFSCME Local 11 as its organizing director and has held senior staff positions on numerous candidate and issue campaigns. Aryeh resides in Columbus, Ohio, with his wife, Grace, where he enjoys hiking, volunteering as a naturalist, and serving on the board of Friends of Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks. 


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