Dave Stroup is an experienced digital communications professional and writer living in Washington, D.C. His work has appeared at Eater National, Entropy Magazine, DCist, Brightest Young Things, Greater Greater Washington, and elsewhere. His writing has also been featured on Longreads, The Morning News, and others. In 2019, he was nominated for a James Beard Foundation Journalism Award. He has provided digital strategy services for organizations such as Color of Change, the Sierra Club, the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, and others. In 2014, he served as digital director for Senator Mark Warner’s successful re-election campaign. Dave has previously worked as a doorman at a rock club, a manager at a hardware store, and local news blogger.