Bob LaRocca | Director of Policy & Communications

Bob LaRocca is Director of Policy and Communications at TransformEd, where he is responsible for collaborating with policymakers and crafting the organization's policy and communications plan. Prior to joining TransformEd, Bob was Director of Strategic Collaborations at Primary Source, where he worked with education leaders to advance global education in K-12 schools. Bob has also been a teacher at multiple Boston-area schools, including Nativity Prep, a middle school dedicated to serving low-income students of Boston. As an attorney, Bob helped run the Community Business Clinic at Northeastern School of Law, where he provided legal services to urban entrepreneurs and small business owners. And, he has served as a campaign manager and senior adviser on many Massachusetts political campaigns, developing policy positions and providing strategic communications advice to candidates. Bob holds an undergraduate degree from Georgetown University, a master's degree from the London School of Economics, and a law degree from Boston College Law School, where he received a pro bono excellence award for his service to nonprofit and government organizations.