Ted Dabrowski is Vice President of Policy at the Illinois Policy Institute, where he develops and recommends solutions to the state’s economic and fiscal problems with a focus on Illinois budget and tax policy, health care, pension reform, education policy and job creation. Ted currently serves as a volunteer board member for Virtual Learning Solutions, a not-for-profit board that intends to open a charter school in Illinois. Recently, Ted was the lead consultant to the Education Committee for Gov. Quinn’s Taxpayer Action Board. That board was responsible for proposing efficiencies in state spending across the state’s various spending programs. Ted has also authored documents focused on the state’s education finances and the general state aid formula, as well as school vouchers.