Since joining ERS, Abel has supported numerous district partners transform their resource use and strategic practices to improve student outcomes. His work has taken him to:
Abel is a member of ERS' Funding Practice Area, which advances ERS knowledge and methodology on how districts can allocate and manage resources across their school portfolios. He also supports internal work to promote diversity, belonging, equity and inclusion within ERS.
Prior to joining ERS, Abel was an Associate with the Boston Consulting Group, a global management consulting firm. At BCG, he supported private and public sector clients across multiple industries on strategic projects. Abel studied Philosophy (BA) and Economics (BA) at Brown University, where he focused on ethics, epistemology and applied economics.
Outside of work, Abel enjoys long-distance running, Ethiopian cuisine, and road-tripping along the east coast to visit friends and family.