Jacy Reese
Researcher, writer, speaker

Jacy is a researcher at Animal Charity Evaluators and a leading voice for effective altruism and animal protection. His writing has been featured in publications including Huffington Post, Salon, and Vox. By the end of 2016, he will have presented his work in 6 different countries.

Previously, he investigated interventions to help the global poor at another charity evaluator, GiveWell, and researched decision-making under moral psychologist Joshua Greene and cognitive neuroscientist Russell Poldrack. He currently lives in the Bay Area with his partner Kelly, their dog Apollo, and their two chickens Snow and Dualla, who were rescued from battery cages.