Frederic Rose

Fred Rose is the Co-Director of Wellspring, a cooperative business development corporation in Springfield, Massachusetts, and a faculty member at the School of Public Policy at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.  He has a doctorate in City and Regional Planning, and his research about cross-class coalitions was published in “Coalitions Across the Class Divide: Lessons from the Labor, Peace and Environmental Movements” (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2000).  For fifteen years he was the Lead Organizer for the Pioneer Valley Project, a faith-based organizing project in Springfield.