We connect organizations and digital security experts to build tight-knit, secure civil societies.
Holly builds projects to address human rights and conflict issues. Before co-founding CDR she developed its first community iteration at Small Media. Holly also co-founded Security First, working on an app to make digital and physical security advice more accessible to human rights activists. She previously worked at Crisis Action where she launched and led the Emerging Powers program and also helped set up Videre where she framed the need for safer, more effective video documentation and helped to launch projects around the world.
Jane has over 15 years experience in international development and a Masters in Political Economy of Violence and Conflict from SOAS at the University of London. She was the Director of Programmes at Small Media for four years and previous to that worked in the humanitarian sector as a Director at the UK-based International Rescue Committee. Jane has worked on projects across the world and has extensive experience in programme management, strategic planning, and system implementation.
Josh is a technologist and longtime digital rights advocate. He oversees the development and implementation of the CDR Link platform and other aspects of CDR’s technical infrastructure. He is founder and director of Digital Security Exchange, the CDR’s U.S. community, and was previously advocacy director at Access Now and campaign director at Free Press, where he helped lead global efforts to protect free expression online, fight for privacy, secure strong open internet rules, and reign in government surveillance.
Ingrid translates complex security and privacy concepts into actionable measures people can understand and apply to their daily lives. Prior to joining CDR, Ingrid built a privacy program for a global for-profit organization creating policy and ensuring regulatory compliance. She’s served on the Harvard University Committee on the Use of Human Subjects and advised researchers there on security risks. Ingrid also spent over a decade supporting various branches of the US Government in a variety of technical roles.