Zachary Hertz

Chapter Organizing Fellow

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About Zachary

As the Chapter Organizing Fellow, Zachary helps the Chapters and Membership team support SSN’s national chapters in their work to build communities of engaged scholars and inform local policy. He works closely with SSN staff and chapter leaders to host monthly skill-building webinars and coordinate weekly strategy meetings, and provides administrative support across the team. Previously, Zachary served as the principal advisor for the nonpartisan student voting initiative at Tufts University and worked to connect students from across the university to diverse pathways to civic and political action. He is particularly interested in the mechanics behind voter behavior and understanding the factors driving disparities in voter participation. He holds a B.A. from Tufts (A19) in Political Science, focusing on American Politics and Ethics, Law and Society.