Ethan Bishop-Henchman is an Operations Specialist with the R Street Institute, where he is in-charge of employee engagement and responsible for supporting day-to-day operations of the institute’s headquarters. Much of his time is spent researching, identifying, and implementing best practices to help develop and retain talent.

Ethan joined R Street in November 2015 from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, where he most recently served as administrative assistant for Hiring Our Heroes, a nationwide initiative to help veterans, transitioning service members and military spouses find meaningful employment opportunities.

Earlier in his career, Ethan worked at the U.S. Department of the Interior as a Self-Governance Specialist in the Office of Self-Governance, responsible for implementing the Tribal Self Governance Act of 1994.

A native of Franklin, Vermont, Ethan graduated summa cum laude from St. Lawrence University in 2013, where he studied government, history, and education. He lives in Washington, D.C., with his husband, Joe.

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