Josh Levy, Founder/Director

Josh is a longtime campaign strategist and digital rights advocate. For more than a decade — including as advocacy director at Access Now and campaign director at Free Press — he’s helped lead global efforts to protect free expression online, fight for privacy and the right to encryption, secure strong open internet rules, reign in overreaching government surveillance, and otherwise protect the rights of at-risk internet users. He’s currently a non-resident fellow at Stanford’s Digital Civil Society Lab.

Working group

Nathan Freitas leads the Guardian Project, an open-source mobile security software project, and directs technology strategy and training at the Tibet Action Institute.

Sara Haghdoosti founded, an organization focused on supporting Iranian changemakers. She is also a campaigns expert that has worked with groups such as Mozilla,, GetUp and others.

Matt Holland, co-founder of Tech advisor to international NGO’s, previously CTO at

Harlo Holmes, Director of Newsroom Digital Security at Freedom of the Press Foundation. Harlo is a media scholar, software programmer, and activist and contributes regularly to the open source mobile security collective The Guardian Project.

Danny O’Brien, International Director at EFF. Previously, Danny headed the Internet Program at the Committee to Protect Journalists.

Jamie Tomasello, Manager, Trust and Compliance at Duo Security. Previously, Jamie has been the Technology Director for Access Now and Head of Policy and Investigation at Cloudflare, and is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) and Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT).

Ethan Zuckerman, director of the Center for Civic Media at MIT, and an Associate Professor of the Practice at the MIT Media Lab.