As Digital Manger, Zoe executes a communications strategy that takes a story focused approach to criminal justice reform. With thoughtful use of digital tools and platforms, her work is designed to cultivate empathy for formerly and currently incarcerated people, those at risk of incarceration, and the loved ones that prison leaves behind. She has a history of commitment to advancing democracy through mobilization, and comes to #cut50 from Brigade, a civic-tech startup that leveraged technology to hold politicians accountable. Previously, Zoe utilized her digital storytelling skills to help prevent deportations and executions while at Change.org. She is a graduate of the Riggio Honors Program for Writing & Democracy at The New School, in New York, New York.
Zoe Rivka Panagopoulos