Sam Niederholzer graduated from the University of California, Davis, with honors in history and philosophy in 2022. Prior to joining FIRE, he worked as a government affairs associate at yes. every kid., a leading education reform policy group, where he performed legislative analysis, bill tracking, and co-authored policy briefs. In his free time, he enjoys reading, writing, and rock climbing. 

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