Asher Ross

CFR Staff

Asher Ross

Lead Content Strategist

Asher Ross helps develop and guide content strategy for and is co-creator and co-producer of the CFR podcast Why It Matters. Before joining CFR, he was a copy editor at The New York Times. He holds a BA in English Literature from Bard College.

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