John V. (Jack) Hoover graduated in July from University of Oxford where he was affiliated with Exeter College. He earned his M. Phil degree in Modern Middle Eastern Studies. Hoover received the Donovan-Moody Fellowship from Williams College at the time of his 2015 graduation to support his two-year course of study at Oxford’s Oriental Institute. He is currently living in Washington, D.C., where he is specializing in foreign disaster assistance with the United States Agency for International Development. Hoover is a 2011 graduate of Western Reserve Academy and is the son of Hudson residents John and Deborah Hoover.