Meet our team of accomplished individuals who work tirelessly to make social media safe for everyone:
Marc BerkmanCEOmarc@ofsms.org855-446-3767, ext. 101
Marc serves as the CEO of the Organization for Social Media Safety which he has grown into a prominent national consumer protection organization that has taught social media safety skills to thousands of students, parents, and educators across the country and developed essential social media safety legislation like Jordan’s Law, the nation’s first law to deter social media-motivated violence.
Previously, Marc served for over a decade as a senior advisor to members of Congress and the California State Assembly. During his time as a legislative aide, he developed and helped pass into law numerous legislative initiatives to protect vulnerable children and families.
Marc received his JD from Columbia Law School and his BA from UC Berkeley. He lives with his wife and two children in Los Angeles, CA.
Ed PeisnerNational Education Director & Foundered@ofsms.org(855) 446-3767, ext. 102
After a long career in business, Ed Peisner founded the Organization for Social Media Safety in 2017 after his teenage son Jordan was viciously assaulted in West Hills, CA. The attack was filmed and uploaded to social media by an associate of the attacker. Jordan was left with serious and life-long injuries from the assault. Ed decided to dedicate himself to the goal of ensuring that no other family had to endure such a terrible ordeal.
Ed now proudly travels the country teaching students, parents, and educators essential social media safety skills.
Cameron Michael GilDirector of Community Advisory Councilscameron@ofsms.org
Cameron has experience in public policy, campaigning, and political advocacy at the state, city, and neighborhood levels with science and technology issues. Cameron is currently a member of the Woodland Hills-Warner Center Neighborhood Council, an advisory board to the City of Los Angeles, where he leads community revitalization initiatives. Cameron received his MA from CSU Northridge and his BA from the University of Colorado at Boulder.