Marcus Benigno is director of communications and media advocacy at the ACLU of Southern California. Since joining the ACLU SoCal in May 2013, he has managed the digital media production, web, social media and media advocacy for the affiliate.
Previously, Marcus was a freelance correspondent in Nepal and Egypt. He has published and worked for domestic and international outlets including Nepali Times, Egypt Independent, Public Radio International's America Abroad Media and the United Nations Integrated Regional Information Networks (UN-IRIN).
Marcus earned his degree from McGill University in International Development Studies.