NDIA’s small team is growing!

The pandemic has increased the need for NDIA resources – with the addition of these two talented individuals, NDIA is able to reach and exceed the very high demand! Welcome to the team, Sean and Paolo!

Sean is NDIA’s new Research and Policy Director!

Sean Davis Jr graduated from George Washington University Law School and has worked in tech policy ever since. An energetic worker with a strong dedication to advocating for greater access to technology, the bulk of Sean’s experience lies in writing blogs, researching legislation, and filing comments. Prior to joining NDIA, Sean worked with the Wikimedia Foundation where he researched content moderation laws and the National Consumers League where he advocated for a federal privacy bill. Sean is a native Washingtonian, who enjoys creative writing, going to sports games, and photography.

Email Sean at [email protected]

Paolo is NDIA’s new Program Manager!

Paolo began his career in public library education and outreach in 2013, first in Cleveland and most recently at the New York Public Library. He has worked with the Mozilla Foundation and a cohort of practitioners and advocates to develop a Web Literacy toolkit, and he has served as a panelist at the American Library Association Annual Conference to discuss digital literacy. He received his Masters in Library and Information Science with an emphasis on Data Visualization and User Experience from the Pratt Institute. Previously he worked as a journalist and editor. He is an advocate for access equity in a variety of spheres, including transportation, housing, and of course, broadband. He lives in Brooklyn with his houseplants.

Email Paolo at [email protected].