President and Co-Founder
Mark Belinsky is the President and Co-Founder of Digital Democracy a non-profit that works on technology for human rights around the world. Mark has been working in technology, media and civil society for over five years, with projects extending from Europe, the Middle-East and the Caucasus to South and Southeast Asia, Southern Africa and the USA. In addition, Mark consults on new media strategy and produces documentary films with his company New Words Media. In 2003, Mark helped found and develop Bem, a youth action center in Armenia that serves as a platform for youth to build an active civil society through technology, art, and media for free-expression. Mark graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a B.A. in Sociology and Film & Media Studies, with concentrations in Technology, Cross-National International Development and Documentary Film. Mark is originally from Brooklyn, New York.