Christina Cantrill is a senior program associate for national programs at the National Writing Project (NWP) and the co-founder of the NWP Digital Is website. Supported by the MacArthur Foundation’s Digital Media and Learning Initiative, Digital Is explores digital literacy and connected learning.
Cantrill has a long history of leadership in the area of digital media and learning. She was a key member of the team that fostered NWP’s innovations in this area as early as the 1990s. As a maker, puppeteer, and former chair of the board of directors at Spiral Q Puppet Theater, her background also includes community-based arts and social justice work as well as nonprofit governance and organizing.