Elana Broitman

Director, New America NYC

Elana Broitman is the director of New America NYC. She has served as the deputy assistant secretary in the Office of Manufacturing & Industrial Base Policy in the Department of Defense and as a senior advisor to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), having spent time in a technology company, with prior service as counsel to the House International Relations Committee.  Broitman brings philanthropic experience, having worked as senior vice president at UJA-Federation.  Broitman comes to New America from Greenberg Traurig, where she was a shareholder. Broitman's work has focused on cybersecurity, national security, human rights, and refugee issues. She is a graduate of Trinity University and the University of Texas School of Law and speaks both Russian and German.

All Work

NEW AMERICA NYC
The Rise of AI: A Set of Conversations

We convened leaders in technology, finance, academia, government, and culture to discuss the impacts of AI. Here's our takeaways.


NEW AMERICA NYC
Putin's World Tour

Amidst daily revelations about Russia's global web of influence, is there a way to chart a path ahead?


CYBERSECURITY INITIATIVE
Congress Finally Passes the Cybersecurity Act of 2015

The Cybersecurity Act permits information sharing of “cyber threat indicators.”


CYBERSECURITY INITIATIVE and NEW AMERICA NYC
Moving Beyond Breaches

Cyber insurance is a much discussed but ill understood topic having a resurgence in Washington.


CYBERSECURITY INITIATIVE
Elana Broitman: What drives good cyber hygiene?

Elana Broitman spoke with In Depth with Francis Rose about good cyber hygiene.


CYBERSECURITY INITIATIVE
Smart Cyber-Legislation

Congress has failed to pass a comprehensive bill with broad authorities or requirements that would strengthen private sector cybersecurity.


CYBERSECURITY INITIATIVE
New Report on Smart Cyber Legislation

New America’s Cybersecurity Initiative releases a policy report outlining steps for Congress to improve cyber insurance marketplace.