• Angelica-Das

    Angelica Das

    Assocate Director at Center for Social Media

    Angelica Das is the Associate Director at the Center for Social Media with a background in nonprofit management and communication. Angelica programs the Center’s annual Media That Matters conference and Visiting Filmmaker agenda, as well as special projects and strategic planning. She regularly serves as a juror for local festivals including the Justice Matters award at Filmfest DC. She previously managed operations for the nonprofit Machik, whose work is incubating social innovation on the Tibetan plateau. As program officer with the National Geographic Society, she managed grants and media for premiere explorers and adventurers.

    She received a Master of Arts in International Media from American University, where she investigated the role of hyper-local media in information environments. Angelica holds a B.A. in History and Political Science from the University of Rochester and post-baccalaureate certificate in Polish language and culture. A true global citizen, Angelica has roots in Poland and India and continues to explore the world through documentary filmmaking.