Better Government Association

Publisher of BGA Policy and the Illinois Answers Project.


Sally Gonzalez

Vice President of Operations

David Greising

President & CEO

Bryan Zarou

Director of Policy

Ronnie Ramos

Editor in Chief

Alice DuBose

Director of Development

BGA Policy

Sophia Van Pelt

Financial Policy Analyst

Geoffrey Cubbage

Policy Analyst

Illinois Answers Project

Rachel Hinton

Enterprise Reporter

Alex Nitkin

Solutions Reporter

Steve Warmbir

Investigations Editor

Jewél Jackson

Education Reporter

Casey Toner

Investigative Reporter

Dan Hinkel

Investigative Reporter

Sidnee King

Investigative Reporter

David Jackson

Investigative Reporter

Jared Rutecki

Investigative Reporter, Data Coordinator

Digital & Engagement

Kathryn Dugal

Manager of Audience Engagement

Cesar A. Calderon

Web & Graphics Editor

Kayla McLeod

Social Media & Newsletter Editor


Benita Barber

Development Associate


Julie Tobias

Operations Associate

Christopher Acevedo

Executive Assistant to President & CEO/Board Liaison