GovFresh features public service innovators, civic entrepreneurs and the ideas and technology changing the way government works.

Its work has been recognized in Fast Company, Mashable, Huffington Post, O’Reilly Radar, San Francisco Chronicle and TechPresident, among others. FedTech magazine named GovFresh one of the ‘50 Must-Read Federal Government IT Blogs of 2013‘ calling it “a refreshing look at the human side of technology … and a forward-thinking approach to content.”

GovFresh was founded by Luke Fretwell in May 2009.

Luke Fretwell

Luke Fretwell is the founder of GovFresh. He is also co-founder and CEO ofProudCity and advises civic leaders and businesses on how to best leverage digital strategies to create more effective, collaborative governments. He has written about civic technology for Federal Computer Week, NextGov, FedScoop, StateScoop and FierceGovernment, and has been referenced by the Washington Post and Fast Company on civic technology issues. Other projects/affiliations include Agile Government Leadership,CivicActions, HashtagGov, GovTechExec, GovPress and CityCamp. Connect with him on Twitter and LinkedIn or email at luke@govfresh.com.


GovFresh founder Luke Fretwell has financial relationships with the following organizations: