Ethan Fletcher is a Managing Director at ideas42 where he specializes in using behavioral design to improve student outcomes at the postsecondary level. His professional background is in technology startups, management consulting, and politics. As a management consultant at Navigant and McKinsey he built valuation, pricing-optimization, and related financial models to help Fortune 500 clients assess strategic choices. As a senior political analyst in Washington, D.C. he advised members of Congress and their legal counsel on redistricting strategy and worked with campaigns to develop and optimize voter contact plans. He holds a BS in Civil Engineering and a BA in Economics from Tufts University and a JD from Yale Law School.