Ethan Zuckerman


Promise Tracker was created by an interdisciplinary team of designers, developers and researchers at the MIT Center for Civic Media in partnership with civil society organizations in Brazil.

Ethan Zuckerman: Ethan is director of the Center for Civic Media, and associate professor of the practice at the MIT Media Lab. His research focuses on the distribution of attention in mainstream and new media, the use of technology for international development, and the use of new media technologies by activists.

Emilie Reiser: Emilie is a full-stack developer and technology strategist that has worked with communities around the globe on media and technology projects to support social organizing and human rights initiatives.

Alexis Hope: Alexis has a background in interaction and human-centered design and currently runs a design and innovation studio focused on building playful, beautiful technology that matters.