Staff

Abe Scarr

Director
(312) 544-4433 x228
Abe Scarr is responsible for program and organizational development, research, and education for Illinois PIRG Education Fund.

Dev Gowda

Public Interest Advocate
(312) 544-4433 ext. 210
Dev is a Public Interest Advocate working on Illinois PIRG Education Fund's Democracy, Health Care, Tax and Budget, and Consumer Protection program.

Ed Mierzwinski

Consumer Program Director
202-546-9707 x314
Mierzwinksi is the federal Consumer Program Director and Senior Fellow, and has worked in the Washington, D.C., federal office since 1989.

Phineas Baxandall

Senior Analyst for Tax & Budget Policy
(617) 747-4351
Baxandall oversees policy and strategy development for tax and budget campaigns, including campaigns for transportation reform.

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