Digital Technology Director
NRDCDaniel Schutzsmith is a rare breed – a hybrid of equal parts design, code, and strategy. He's devoted his career to making positive change to protect our world for generations to come!
Currently Daniel is the Digital Technology Director of Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) leading an amazing team to create websites, apps and interactive experiences to help safeguard the earth—its people, its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
Previously Daniel was the Digital Technology Manager / Senior Web Developer for Amnesty International USA.
He also gives back his time by teaching our next generation of web designers at SUNY New Paltz as an Adjunct Professor. Previously he taught at NYU SCPS and the School of Visual Arts in New York City.
Over the past two decades he has worked with clients such as Adobe, Women's March, Greenpeace, The Pixies, MTV, Phish, Nelson Mandela Foundation, Oxfam, PBS, They Might Be Giants, TBS, Pepsico, Dave Matthews Band and many more.
In his free time he enjoys inspirational wanderings through the streets of NYC, single malt scotches, and fun in the sun with his family. He calls Tampa, Florida and Hoboken, NJ home.