Nehemiah Bester is a Black man with short hair and a beard, and is wearing a light sport jacket, light collared shirt, and burguny tie.


Communications Strategist





Nehemiah Bester is a Communications Strategist for the ACLU of Maryland. He serves as the producer on audio, video, and podcast campaigns at the ACLU of Maryland. Previously he produced written content for ACLU which included blogs, press releases, op-eds, and other written materials. Nehemiah was raised in Richmond, Virginia and received his bachelor’s degree in Media Studies with a minor in Political Science from Radford University in Radford, Virginia. He received his master’s degree in Journalism from the School of Global Journalism and Communication at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland where he was also a graduate assistant. He has written and produced content for networks PBS, Frontline, American Experience, Showtime and WSJ, and The Sphinx Magazine. In addition, he has produced content for radio stations WHCE 91.1 FM in Richmond, Virginia, and WEAA 88.9 FM in Baltimore, Maryland discussing topics of social justice, human rights, and economic freedom. Nehemiah also assisted in the creation of the ACLU of Maryland’s premiere podcast Thinking Freely and the Free the Vote documentary.