Will Adler, crossing his arms and smiling in a grey striped polo, in front of the CDT logo.

William T. Adler

Senior Technologist, Elections & Democracy

Will is the Senior Technologist in Elections & Democracy at CDT, where he works to ensure that American elections are fair, accessible, and secure.

Before joining CDT, Will worked on tech issues in the office of U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren. He also worked at the Princeton Gerrymandering Project at Princeton University, advancing the causes of redistricting reform and open election data. He has published pieces in numerous peer-reviewed journals and popular press outlets, including the New York Times, FiveThirtyEight, and Scientific American.

Will is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center, where he teaches computer programming to law students.

Will holds a BA in Psychology from Carleton College and a PhD in Neuroscience from New York University. His website can be found here, and he’s also on Mastodon.