Alexander Anton

Senior Manager, Policy Research Operations

Alexander Anton is the Senior Manager of Policy Research Operations at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. In this role, Alex helps to facilitate strategic planning and budgeting for all program areas, streamline internal processes necessary for a large research operation, and works to support research staff and scholars in their quest to bridge the gap between academic ideas and real world problems.

 Hailing from the northwest suburbs of Chicago, Alex graduated with his BA in Political Science from the University of Iowa in 2014.  In 2018, he received his Master’s in Public Administration at George Mason University. In his spare time, Alex enjoys traveling, conversation, and writing.