Speaker Profile

Elisa Batista

Communications Director

Elisa Batista is the communications director for Presente.org, the nation's largest digital Latinx organization with more than 500,000 member-volunteers advancing social justice through technology, media and culture. She is currently writing a book with Presente executive director Matt Nelson provisionally titled, ¬°Viva Latinx! How Organizing Power Wins (Routledge Press, 2018). She assists the organization in branding efforts, fielding press inquiries, drafting editorial pieces and e-mail outreaches to members, and communications messaging and strategies.

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