Eli Feghali is the Director of Communications and Online Organizing for the New Economy Coalition. He is a Lebanese-American who has spent the majority of his professional life working as a communications specialist and community organizer. He has particular expertise in strategic communications, press relations, new media strategy, and web design. During his undergraduate career at Vanderbilt University, Eli founded a student activist organization dedicated to addressing economic inequality, beginning a lifelong commitment to community organizing.
Having spent the majority of his life focused on issues of economic and social justice, Eli is deeply passionate about the efforts underway to build a New Economy that puts people over profits. He believes that effective communication is essential to broadening the movement to build a just and equitable economy that works for all people and the planet. Eli lives in Boston, MA, where he enjoys walking his dog Rondo and watching as many Boston Celtics games as possible. Despite his love for pizza, Eli is vegan. Follow him on Twitter.