As Director of Communications, Ian Cutler serves as liaison with local, regional and national broadcast, online and print journalists telling the stories of RISE’s work. He also hosts the RISE Podcast.
Before joining RISE in May 2017, Ian served as director of media affairs for the Consulate General of Israel in New York. In that role, he worked with national and regional media outlets on stories that promoted issue-based campaigns and events, as well as the works of senior politicians and social entrepreneurs.
Previously, he was a sports journalist with Newsday, covering professional, collegiate and high school sports throughout New York.
He is a graduate of Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in politics and journalism and served as play-by-play radio broadcaster for the men’s and women’s basketball teams.
Ian is a proud native New Yorker.