Adam Sharp has forged a distinctive career of more than twenty years at the intersection of media, politics and technology. He currently serves as the interim President and CEO of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and was Head of News, Government and Elections at Twitter from 2010 through 2016.
He appears regularly as an expert and speaker on digital communications, political affairs and journalism, and founded Sharp Things to provide actionable, strategic advice to companies and individuals working in these domains. He previously held leadership roles at NBC News and C-SPAN and served as a deputy chief of staff in the U.S. Senate. He is also a board member of the National Press Foundation and a Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations.