Co-Founder and COO
Rebekah Monson is co-founder and COO for WhereBy.Us, a media startup that connects people to their cities through daily email newsletters, digital storytelling and local experiences. Its publications, Miami’s The New Tropic, Seattle’s The Evergrey, Portland’s Bridgeliner and Orlando’s Pulptown engage more than a million curious locals each year.
Rebekah also co-founded Code for Miami and Hacks/Hackers Miami. She serves on the board of the Society for News Design and on Miami-Dade County’s Millennial Task Force and actively supports many initiatives to improve diversity in journalism and technology. She frequently speaks and consults about her work at the intersection of technology, storytelling and civic engagement for journalism and technology companies, governments and nonprofits.