Whitney Milam is a digital strategist, video producer, and writer with over seven years' experience in the digital space. Since January 2017, Whitney has merged her digital expertise with foreign policy and national security: she is currently Associate Director of Digital Communications at National Security Action, and was previously Associate Director of Digital Communications at the Atlantic Council. Issues she has been particularly focused on include global authoritarianism, disinformation, corruption, and climate security.
Prior to her work in political messaging and digital advertising, Whitney produced scripted series and narrative short films in partnership with New Form Digital, Discovery, Hooked Digital Media, Lionsgate, Mashable, Skybound Entertainment, and more. Additionally, she has written and produced dozens of shows, segments, and stand-alone videos for AwesomenessTV, POPSUGAR, Geek & Sundry, and CryptTV. She previously worked at Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios.
Now based in Washington DC, Whitney is a UCLA graduate who has lived in Los Angeles, Alabama, Arizona, Idaho, Tennessee, Germany and Japan.