Ed Mechmann is married with three children. He is a graduate of Columbia College, Harvard Law School, and the St. Joseph’s Seminary Institute of Religious Studies. Since 1993 he has worked on public policy education and advocacy for Archdiocese, particularly on pro-life, marriage, and religious liberty issues. He is the Director of Public Policy and the the Director of the Safe Environment Program of the Archdiocese. He is a Fourth Degree member of the Knights of Columbus. Ed and his wife teach marriage preparation and volunteer in the Church and community.