Fraga received his B.A. in American Studies from Yale College in 2010. In his award-winning senior thesis, "'Two Days By Plane': America's First Transcontinental Passenger Airline and the Selling of the Skies," he reconstructed the brief life and early death of Transcontinental Air Transport. Before matriculating at Princeton, Fraga lived and worked in New York City, where he held positions at Architectural Digest and D.E. Shaw & Co.
His hometown is Bainbridge Island, Wash.