Staff

Aman Bardia Assistant Director, Platform Cooperativism Consortium

Trebor Scholz Founding Director of the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy, Platform Cooperativism Consortium, The New School

Council of Advisors

Balu G. Iyer Regional Director Asia and Pacific International Co-operative Alliance

Brad Lander Member of the New York City Council, New York City Council

David Park Dean of Strategic Initiatives, Faculty of the Arts and Sciences at Columbia University

Doug O’Brien President & CEO, National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International

Ed Mayo Secretary General, Cooperatives UK

Esteban Kelly Executive Director, US Federation of Worker Cooperatives

Hal Plotkin Former Senior Policy Advisor in the Office of the Under Secretary of Education

Howard Brodsky Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, CCA Global Partners

Jack Linchuan Qiu Professor, Platform Cooperativism Consortium HK, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Jamie Burke CEO of Outlier Ventures, Europe's first blockchain venture capital firm

Joseph Blasi Institute for the Study of Employee Ownership and Profit Sharing, Rutgers University

Juliet Schor Professor of Sociology at Boston College

Lisa Gansky entrepreneur and author

Marina Gorbis Executive Director of the Institute for the Future (IFTF)

McKenzie Wark Professor of Culture and Media at The New School

Melina Morrison CEO of the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals of Australia

Micah Sifry co-founder and executive director of Civic Hall, New York City's community center for civic tech

Mike Cook CEO of Stocksy United

Osamu Nakano Director of International Relations at Japan Workers’ Co-operative Union and Staff Member of Japan Co-operative Alliance

Palak Shah Founding Director of Fair Care Labs & Social Innovations Director, National Domestic Workers Alliance

Samara Araujo Innovation Coordinator, Organization of Brazilian Cooperatives

Scott Heiferman Co-founder and Chairman of Meetup

Sharon Block Executive Director of the Labor and Worklife Program at Harvard Law School

Vanni Rinaldi President, Weople

Wilma B. Liebman Former Chair of the NLRB and Co-chair at the Council of Advisors at the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Yochai Benkler Jack N. and Lillian R. Berkman Professor for Entrepreneurial Legal Studies, Harvard University

Research Fellows

Amelia Evans Research Fellow at the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Francis Mwongela Mikwa Research Fellow, the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Jonas Pentzien Research Fellow, Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Luciana Bruno Research Fellow, Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Minsun Ji Research Fellow, Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Morshed Mannan Research Fellow at the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Affiliate Faculty

Daniel Sauter Affiliate Faculty, The Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Gabriella Rendón Affiliate Faculty, the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Greta Byrum Co-director of the Digital Equity Laboratory at The New School

Janet Roitman Professor of Anthropology at The New School for Social Research and Eugene Lang College

Jose Mari Luzarraga Co-founder of LEINN & Mondragon Team Academy (MTA World)

Koray Caliskan Affiliate Faculty, The Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Manoj Fenelon Affiliate Faculty, the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Marisa Jahn Assistant Professor of Design Strategies, Parsons School of Design

Mia White Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies in the Environmental Studies Program at The New School for Public Engagement

Michele Kahane Affiliate Faculty, the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Raz Godelnik Assistant Professor of Strategic Design and Management, The New School

Shannon Mattern Professor of Anthropology at the New School for Social Research

Sujatha Jesudason Affiliate Faculty, the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy