Alan Rosenblatt, Ph.D. is a digital/social media strategist, professor & thought leader and Senior Vice President of Digital Strategy at turner4D. He is a regular columnist at SocialMediaToday.com and co-founder/host of the Internet Advocacy Roundtable. Alan taught the first college course on digital politics (1995), created and built the Center for American Progress’s social media program (2007-13) and trained nearly 20,000 people across the world in digital/social media strategy, including civil society leaders across the Arab world in 2009; executives at leading advocacy groups and news media outlets; Members of Congress and their staff; as well as a couple future kings. Alan has a Ph.D. in Political Science. He teaches digital political strategy at Johns Hopkins, American, and George Washington Universities. Find him across social media @DrDigiPol.