Susannah Vila

Consultant, Technology for Civil Society

Susannah consults for civil society on how best to drive social change with new technologies. At present, she is the strategist for CitiVox, a technology company reinventing the way citizens build advocacy campaigns. She’s also a co-founder of the engine room —- an organization that investigates and supports wired social movements — and a board member of The Fledgling Fund, which builds outreach campaigns around social issue documentary films. Previously, Susannah identified, built and managed relationships with grassroots campaigners from over 30 countries for, a non-profit organization dedicated to identifying, connecting and supporting youth activists who use new media to organize for social change. Susannah has a masters from Columbia University and a bachelors from New York University in Political Science.