Alexandra Ringe is the director of media and strategic engagement at the Brennan Center. She brings more than 25 years of experience in journalism, publishing, and nonprofit communications. Most recently, she led press campaigns for the American Civil Liberties Union’s work on criminal justice. Ringe has also written for Bookforum, the New York Times Magazine, and Rolling Stone, among other publications. She edited the book Rough Draft: Pop Culture the Way It Almost Was (Three Rivers Press, 2001) as well as the Readings section of Harper’s Magazine. She graduated from Wesleyan University.