Dillon Bernard is a digital communications consultant and cultural strategist committed to using storytelling as a tool for transformative change.
As the CEO of Dillon Bernard Media, he helms a media incubator that masterfully crafts purpose-driven multimedia projects and digital strategies focused on young and multicultural voices. Since launching in 2021, the work of Dillon Bernard Media has prompted over 500K people to take action.
He is also the Founder and Executive Director of Amplify Pledge, a storytelling collective imploring individuals and brands to actively utilize their social media platforms to support the work of grassroots movements.
He has coordinated social media and digital content strategy for historic social movements and events such as the September 20, 2019 US Climate Strikes, March On for Voting Rights, Earth Day Live, and #VoteWithUs. Collectively, these movements have organized more than one million people in the streets and garnered over two billion impressions online.
In addition to leading his own projects, Dillon has excelled in roles across various organizations focused on crafting digital engagement strategies for young people, including as the Director of Communications at Future Coalition and Youth Engagement Strategist at The Forum for Youth Investment.
Dillon was named a 2021 grantee of The National Geographic Society’s Young Explorers program and a 2021 grantee of We Are Family Foundation’s Youth To The Front Fund.
He holds a BA in Journalism + Design from The New School.