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David Goodstone

Schmidt Futures


Last updated: Apr 18, 2022

David Goodstone is the Content Manager at Schmidt Futures. Previously, he was a senior communications strategist in the Office of the General Secretary at Rotary International, supporting the work of Rotary’s Peace Centers. His writing has been published in outlets including Newsweek, Time, and National Geographic. Before joining Rotary, David worked for the Israeli Foreign Ministry from 2010-2015, in Jerusalem and San Francisco, contributing to the first resolution at the United Nations on Entrepreneurship for Sustainable Development, and the first Memorandum of Understanding signed between Israel and California. In 2011, he worked at the Henry Jackson Society in London, authoring individual profiles for ‘Al-Qaeda in the United States: A Complete Analysis of Terrorism Offenses’. He holds a B.A. in English Language and Literature from the University of Oxford and a Master’s degree from the University of London.

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