Alexandra Walker leads ACS’s digital strategy as part of the communications department. Before joining ACS, Walker managed communications for Families USA and Alliance for Justice's nonprofit advocacy project.
Walker has more than 15 years of experience as a writer, editor, and content strategist in digital media helping nonprofit organizations tell their stories and achieve their program and fundraising goals. She previously held editorial and project manager positions at several public interest media organizations. This includes PBS, where her work on a child marriage investigation helped the "Now on the News" program win a Gracie Award.
Earlier in her career, Walker worked in statewide and national organizations dedicated to improving the treatment of sexual assault and domestic violence victims in the legal system.
Walker is a graduate of the University of Virginia.
William Lutz brings over two decades of strategic nonprofit communications experience to his role as Vice President of Communications at ACS, having led communications departments for numerous organizations dedicated to progressive and social justice causes, including legal aid for low-income communities, women’s reproductive rights, the environment, and the uninsured.
Prior to joining ACS, Mr. Lutz served as Senior Director of Communications at Families USA, overseeing a 12-person team during the 2017 national fight over Obamacare repeal. He also served as Communications Director at Defenders of Wildlife, one of the nation’s premier wildlife conservation organizations, during numerous legislative battles over key environmental protections. Earlier in his career, Mr. Lutz served as Communications Director for NARAL Pro-choice America and for the Legal Services Corporation. He also has significant political experience, having run several independent expenditure and ballot initiative campaigns, and has worked for several private firms including MSHC Partners and GMMB. He also is the founder and principal of Lutz CS Communications.
Mr. Lutz is a native New Yorker and a graduate of Stuyvesant High School and the George Washington University. He resides in VA with his wife, two daughters, and five cats.
Sam Fouad joined ACS in February 2018 and currently serves as Assistant Director of Network Communications. In this role, he oversees ACS social media outreach and network relations.
Before joining ACS, Fouad worked as a freelance journalist, and was published in Newsweek, The New Arab and appeared live on Al Jazeera to offer analysis on international relations. Prior to that, he worked on various democratic campaigns.
Fouad graduated with a MPA in international relations from University of Massachusetts, Boston, and a B.S. in health sciences from Boston University.
In his free time, he enjoys photography, hiking, and visiting art museums.
Alex Beszhak joined ACS in July 2017 and currently serves as the Digital Strategy Associate. He is involved with the creation and implementation of ACS's email marketing and website strategy as well as overseeing ACS live event recording.
Before joining ACS, Beszhak was an intern for Americans for Financial Reform’s Stop The Debt Trap campaign and a Web Development Assistant at the National Council for Behavioral Health.
Beszhak received his B.A. in political science and legal studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2016. In his free time, he enjoys preparing and eating food from around the world, cycling and oxford commas.