Derek is a communications associate and multimedia producer at Ploughshares Fund, where he conceives, manages, and executes all digital marketing and social media initiatives. He is also a co-producer and sound engineer for the Press the Button podcast.
Derek attended San Francisco State University and graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Marketing. He brings substantial digital marketing experience in both the private and public sector to Ploughshares Fund.
As an avid follower of international politics, Derek strongly believes in the power of marketing as a means of acheiving positive social change and advancing international security initiatives.