Brian Wesolowski has been named as CDT’s Director of Communications, where he will lead the organization’s strategic communications efforts. Wesolowski has more than ten years of communications experience, having worked in both organizational and agency settings.
Previously, Wesolowski served as the Director of Communications for Qatar’s Supreme Council of Information and Communication Technology, the country’s government technology policy body and telecommunications regulatory authority. While in Qatar, he also founded and led the country’s affiliate of Creative Commons and worked to promote digital openness. He recently completed his Master of Public Administration at the University of Michigan, with a focus on Science and Technology Policy.
“We are excited to have Brian join our team and advance CDT’s mission through communications,” said Leslie Harris, CDT’s President and CEO. “His combined strategic communications experience and technology policy expertise, along with his international work, will be a tremendous asset to the organization as we continue to grow and advance Internet freedom.”
“CDT stands out as an organization on the cutting edge of technology and Internet policy. I am excited to have the opportunity to help share their work and compelling stories with diverse audiences,” said Wesolowski. “The level of expertise and top-notch thought leadership at CDT truly make them a resource for media, policy makers, and tech advocates both domestically and globally.”