Alex Marthews

**Alex Marthews** (**@rebelcinder**) is a U.S.-U.K. dual citizen and father of four living in Massachusetts. He has served as national chair of Restore The Fourth since 2014. His master's degree is in public policy, focusing on discrimination in online blocking and filtering systems. At The Eleventh HOPE, he spoke on "Surveillance Gives Me Chills," and at The Circle of HOPE spoke on a panel titled, "And This Is It? What Went Wrong with Surveillance Reform After Snowden." In his prior career, he was the executive director of nonprofits in the fields of historic preservation, poverty, and girls' education in East Africa.