Lukas Pietrzak

Policy Associate

With Next Century Cities, Lukas Pietrzak previously served as Membership Manager and has assumed a new role as Policy Associate. As Policy Associate, Lukas will continue to work with our members, elevating their voices in national connectivity discussions while connecting them to resources and opportunities that help achieve local connectivity goals.

Lukas has helped address technology policy issues for the last three years as a student, research assistant, and policy fellow. A recent graduate of the University of Virginia, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media Studies and conducted research on local government solutions to the digital divide. Lukas is a Master of Public Policy student at Georgetown University where his work focuses on broadband policy, digital inclusion, and technology policy. At Georgetown, Lukas delivered a lecture at TEDxGeorgetown about the history of municipal networks from electric grids to fiber optic networks.

At Next Century Cities, Lukas manages member inquiries and works with local officials to develop resources tailored to their specific needs. Lukas also provides subject matter expertise on various topics including digital redlining, community broadband networks, 2020 census, civic engagement, and more.

Brittany-Rae Gregory

Communications Director

With Next Century Cities, Lukas Pietrzak previously served as Membership Manager and has assumed a new role as Policy Associate. As Policy Associate, Lukas will continue to work with our members, elevating their voices in national connectivity discussions while connecting them to resources and opportunities that help achieve local connectivity goals.

Lukas has helped address technology policy issues for the last three years as a student, research assistant, and policy fellow. A recent graduate of the University of Virginia, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media Studies and conducted research on local government solutions to the digital divide. Lukas is a Master of Public Policy student at Georgetown University where his work focuses on broadband policy, digital inclusion, and technology policy. At Georgetown, Lukas delivered a lecture at TEDxGeorgetown about the history of municipal networks from electric grids to fiber optic networks.

At Next Century Cities, Lukas manages member inquiries and works with local officials to develop resources tailored to their specific needs. Lukas also provides subject matter expertise on various topics including digital redlining, community broadband networks, 2020 census, civic engagement, and more.

Ryan Johnston

Policy Counsel, Federal Programs

With Next Century Cities, Lukas Pietrzak previously served as Membership Manager and has assumed a new role as Policy Associate. As Policy Associate, Lukas will continue to work with our members, elevating their voices in national connectivity discussions while connecting them to resources and opportunities that help achieve local connectivity goals.

Lukas has helped address technology policy issues for the last three years as a student, research assistant, and policy fellow. A recent graduate of the University of Virginia, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media Studies and conducted research on local government solutions to the digital divide. Lukas is a Master of Public Policy student at Georgetown University where his work focuses on broadband policy, digital inclusion, and technology policy. At Georgetown, Lukas delivered a lecture at TEDxGeorgetown about the history of municipal networks from electric grids to fiber optic networks.

At Next Century Cities, Lukas manages member inquiries and works with local officials to develop resources tailored to their specific needs. Lukas also provides subject matter expertise on various topics including digital redlining, community broadband networks, 2020 census, civic engagement, and more.

Corian Zacher

Policy Counsel, State & Local Initiatives

With Next Century Cities, Lukas Pietrzak previously served as Membership Manager and has assumed a new role as Policy Associate. As Policy Associate, Lukas will continue to work with our members, elevating their voices in national connectivity discussions while connecting them to resources and opportunities that help achieve local connectivity goals.

Lukas has helped address technology policy issues for the last three years as a student, research assistant, and policy fellow. A recent graduate of the University of Virginia, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media Studies and conducted research on local government solutions to the digital divide. Lukas is a Master of Public Policy student at Georgetown University where his work focuses on broadband policy, digital inclusion, and technology policy. At Georgetown, Lukas delivered a lecture at TEDxGeorgetown about the history of municipal networks from electric grids to fiber optic networks.

At Next Century Cities, Lukas manages member inquiries and works with local officials to develop resources tailored to their specific needs. Lukas also provides subject matter expertise on various topics including digital redlining, community broadband networks, 2020 census, civic engagement, and more.

Lukas Pietrzak

Policy Associate

With Next Century Cities, Lukas Pietrzak previously served as Membership Manager and has assumed a new role as Policy Associate. As Policy Associate, Lukas will continue to work with our members, elevating their voices in national connectivity discussions while connecting them to resources and opportunities that help achieve local connectivity goals.

Lukas has helped address technology policy issues for the last three years as a student, research assistant, and policy fellow. A recent graduate of the University of Virginia, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media Studies and conducted research on local government solutions to the digital divide. Lukas is a Master of Public Policy student at Georgetown University where his work focuses on broadband policy, digital inclusion, and technology policy. At Georgetown, Lukas delivered a lecture at TEDxGeorgetown about the history of municipal networks from electric grids to fiber optic networks.

At Next Century Cities, Lukas manages member inquiries and works with local officials to develop resources tailored to their specific needs. Lukas also provides subject matter expertise on various topics including digital redlining, community broadband networks, 2020 census, civic engagement, and more.

Medvis Jackson

Researcher

With Next Century Cities, Lukas Pietrzak previously served as Membership Manager and has assumed a new role as Policy Associate. As Policy Associate, Lukas will continue to work with our members, elevating their voices in national connectivity discussions while connecting them to resources and opportunities that help achieve local connectivity goals.

Lukas has helped address technology policy issues for the last three years as a student, research assistant, and policy fellow. A recent graduate of the University of Virginia, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media Studies and conducted research on local government solutions to the digital divide. Lukas is a Master of Public Policy student at Georgetown University where his work focuses on broadband policy, digital inclusion, and technology policy. At Georgetown, Lukas delivered a lecture at TEDxGeorgetown about the history of municipal networks from electric grids to fiber optic networks.

At Next Century Cities, Lukas manages member inquiries and works with local officials to develop resources tailored to their specific needs. Lukas also provides subject matter expertise on various topics including digital redlining, community broadband networks, 2020 census, civic engagement, and more.