Director of Strategic Partnerships
Robert Matney is Director of Strategic Partnerships at Yonder. He has defined, developed, and supported emerging technologies since 2000, and has founded several technology and arts companies. Robert focuses the intersection of the internet influence mechanics, culture, communications, and art, and studied philosophy and Renaissance literature at The University of Texas at Austin. He is an author of the 2018 Senate Intelligence Committee Disinformation Report on Russian interference in the 2016 US election, and has provided featured content and keynotes on the topic of disinformation and brand integrity for an array of conferences, summits and events.
Chief Executive Officer
Jonathon Morgan is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer at Yonder. Prior to Yonder, he published research about extremist groups manipulating social media with the Brookings Institution, The Atlantic, and the Washington Post, presented at NATO’s Center of Excellence for Defense Against Terrorism, the United States Institute for Peace, and the African Union. Jonathon also served as an adviser to the US State Department, developing strategies for digital counter-terrorism. He regularly provides commentary about online disinformation for publications such as New York Times, NBC, NPR, and Wired.
Former Chief Marketing Officer
Lisa Roberts is the former CMO for Yonder, charged with guiding the Yonder brand and ensuring that the company hits growth goals. Lisa has long worked with companies using data to change how things are done, including work with some of the earliest digital advertising and ecommerce companies in the world, innovators of word-of-mouth marketing technology, and now helping develop the first Authentic Internet solutions. She holds a Journalism degree from the University of Texas where she participated in PRSSA. Lisa is an active member and mentor in the Austin technology community and sits on the board of the Andy Roddick Foundation, which provides high quality out of school time programs to students across Texas.