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Tom Steinberg

Visiting Professor


Tom is a nonprofit CEO turned grantmaker and digital government specialist. He founded civic tech pioneers mySociety and developed data and technology policy for the UK government before becoming a senior executive at two of the UK’s largest institutional funders. Today is he co-founder of 'Teaching Public Service in the Digital Age', an open access education project run out of the Harvard Kennedy School, and the co-author of Modern Grantmaking: A Guide for Funders Who Believe Better is Possible. Tom is also proud to be an Ashoka Fellow, and a board member at the International Consortium of International Journalists.