Impact is built and driven by leaders who feel a responsibility and duty to improve our civic life and discourse. They come from various backgrounds with differing views and perspectives but all share the common bond that objective analysis, open minds, and hard work are the key ingredients to progress.

Matthew Kopko

Matthew Kopko is a Director of Public Policy at Bird. He graduated from Princeton University, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. He went on to have JD and MBA in Law and Business at the University of Chicago. Before working for Bird, he was a Counselor to the Deputy Secretary and Special Advisor to the Secretary to the US Department of Transportation.