Articles by Nate Levine

About Nate Levine

Named to the 2014 Forbes “30 Under 30” list, OpenGov Co-founder Nate Levine is a decorated researcher and transparency thought leader. Before OpenGov, Levine co-founded and served as President of California Common Sense, where he established California’s first-ever data transparency portal and built a brand of research excellence. Nate studied engineering at Stanford University where he also worked for the Political Science Department, researching and analyzing militarized conflicts.

The Secret to City Government Success in the Digital Era

In the 1500’s, England faced the threat of imminent invasion from the Spanish and the French. Sparsely populated and blanketed in fog, the British Isles were tempting targets for roaming armadas. An army could land on a coast and march inland before anybody could...