Tracie Powell

  • Senior Fellow and Founder/Publisher
  • Democracy Fund and AllDigitocracy

Tracie Powell is the founder of, which focuses on how media impacts communities of color. She is also a Senior Fellow with the Democracy Fund and a 2016 JSK (Knight) Fellow at Stanford University where she researched how techniques used in online advertising to reach specific customers could be used by newsrooms to reach specific news consumers and to grow audience. She's written regularly for the Columbia Journalism Review and Poynter. She earned a law degree from Georgetown University Law Center and clerked for the U.S. Department of Justice. She's reported for several daily newspapers including The Austin American-Statesman and The Augusta Chronicle.