Our Team

The National Democratic Institute (NDI) is a non-profit, non-partisan, non-governmental organization that works in partnership around the world to strengthen and safeguard democratic institutions, processes, norms and values to secure a better quality of life for all. NDI envisions a world where democracy and freedom prevail, with dignity for all.

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DemTech is a department within NDI that specializes in the impacts of technology on democracy, the use of technology in democratic development and applying human-centered design approaches to democracy programming. 

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Moira Whelan
Director, Democracy and Technology

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Maurice Sayinzoga
Program Director

Sarah Moulton
Deputy Director, Democracy and Technology

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Dan Arnaudo
Senior Advisor for Information Strategies

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Marley Berk
Program Associate

Priyal Bhatt
Program Manager

Rachelle Faust
Program Officer


Sarah Jacob
Project Assistant

Madeleine Nicoloff
Program Officer

Cat Ramsey
Technical Program Associate

Vanessa Revilla
Program Associate

Kaleigh Schwalbe
Program Manager


Amara Shaker-Brown
Program Officer

Evan Summers
Senior Cybersecurity Program Manager