Derek Rosenfeld

Media Strategist

Derek Rosenfeld joined the Brennan Center’s Media and Strategic Engagement team as a media strategist in October 2018. Prior to joining the Brennan Center, Rosenfeld spent eight years on the Communications team at the Drug Policy Alliance, the leading organization in the U.S. working to end the war on drugs, primarily directing social media strategy and supporting media relations work. During his time there, he grew the organization’s social media presence from 3,000 followers to more than 300,000 dedicated supporters across Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Rosenfeld started his career in politics and advocacy as a constituent liaison in New York City Council Member Stephen Levin’s office in Brooklyn.