Ellery Roberts Biddle

Editorial Director, Ranking Digital Rights

Ellery Roberts Biddle is the editorial director of Ranking Digital Rights, where she works with the research and policy teams to build strong, compelling narratives about technology companies' policies affect human rights. Prior to joining RDR, she was the advocacy director at Global Voices, where she worked with writers, activists, and technologists from around the world, telling stories about media freedom in the digital age, and the effects of technology on the lives and human rights of users around the world. She began her work in the digital rights field as a policy analyst with the Center for Democracy & Technology, and has worked as a consultant with ARTICLE 19, The Engine Room, and Mozilla, among others. She is a graduate of the University of Chicago’s Harris School and was a fellow at Harvard's Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society from 2014-2017. In addition to Global Voices, she has written for Slate, The New York Times, The Guardian, Quartz, and Americas Quarterly.