Catherine Bracy is a civic technologist and community organizer whose work focuses on the intersection of technology and political and economic inequality. She is the co-founder and Executive Director of the TechEquity Collaborative, an organization in Oakland, CA, USA that seeks to build a tech-driven economy in the Bay Area that works for everyone.
She was previously Code for America’s Senior Director of Partnerships and Ecosystem where she grew Code for America’s Brigade program into a network of over 50,000 civic tech volunteers in 80+ cities across the US. She also founded Code for All, the global network of Code-for organizations with partners on six continents. Bracy previously served as administrative director at Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society, and she is on the board at the Data & Society Research Institute and the Public Laboratory.