Netroots Nation: Speaker/Trainer Profile

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Eric Borja

National Digital Director
Somos Votantes

National Digital Director Eric Enrique Borja is the direct descendant of political revolutionaries and labor organizers. Eric brings to his work 10+ years of organizing online and offline, as well as researching the intersection of technology and social movements. As a Doctoral student, Eric used both qualitative and quantitative methods to understand how movements, like Occupy, the Arab Spring, and Black Lives Matter, were utilizing social media to organize people. Then, after his graduate program, Eric led on the Digital strategies of national, state, and local advocacy, legislative, and electoral campaigns.

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