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Council Members


Leadership & Executive Committee

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Kirsten Moncada, FPC Chair
Office of Management And Budget

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Joo Chung, FPC Vice-Chair
Department of Defense

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Kellie Cosgrove Riley
Office of Personnel Management

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Charles Cutshall
Commodity Futures Trading Commission

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Shannon Dahn
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

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Rene Hadjigeorgalis
Department of State

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John Krebs
Federal Trade Commission

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Rebecca Richards
National Security Agency

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Claire Stapleton
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

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Peter Winn
Department of Justice

E.O. 13719 Council Members

The membership of the Federal Privacy Council includes the Privacy Branch Chief in the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget, who serves as the Chair, and the Senior Agency Officials for Privacy at each agency described in Executive Order 13719. The Privacy Council may also include other officials from agencies and offices, as the Chair may designate, and the Chair may invite the participation of officials from such independent agencies as she deems appropriate.
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Eric F. Stein
Department of State

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Ryan Law
Department of the Treasury

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William Vajda
Department of the Interior

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Gary Washington
United States Department of Agriculture

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Department of Commerce

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Al Stewart
Department of Labor

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Perryn Ashmore
Department of Health and Human Services

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Department of Homeland Security

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John Bravacos
Department of Housing and Urban Development

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Jack Albright
Department of Transportation

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Rocky Campione
Department of Energy

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Kevin Herms
Department of Education

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Department of Veterans Affairs

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Vaughn Noga
Environmental Protection Agency

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Benjamin Huebner
Office of the Director of National Intelligence

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Keith Bluestein
Small Business Administration

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Jeffrey Seaton
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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Mark Walther
United States Agency for International Development

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Beth Killoran
General Services Administration

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Dorothy Aronson
National Science Foundation

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Gary M. Stern
National Archives and Records Administration

Council Members

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Kristi Scott
Central Intelligence Agency

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Rob Schwartz
Commodity Futures Trading Commission

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Ren Essene
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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Tannaz Haddadi
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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Erin Prest
Federal Bureau of Investigation

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Naomi Lefkovitz
National Institute of Standards and Technology

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Royce Min
Social Security Administration

Council Committees

Agency Implementation Committee

Collaboration strengthens the Federal privacy community. This committee’s mission is to provide a forum for Federal agency staff to discuss issues and share knowledge related to privacy program governance and privacy risk management.

Rebecca Richards, Co-Chair
National Security Agency
Claire Stapleton, Co-Chair
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Federal Privacy Workforce Committee

The greatest asset of a Federal privacy program is its people. This committee supports Senior Agency Officials for Privacy in hiring, retaining, training, and developing an effective and efficient workforce of privacy professionals that enables agency mission success.

Kellie Cosgrove Riley, Co-Chair
Office of Personnel Management
Shannon Dahn, Co-Chair
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Technology and Innovation Committee

To enable the transformation to a 21st-century government that serves the American people more effectively, agencies must embrace and leverage cutting-edge technologies, new digital services, and advances in data analytics. This committee addresses issues at the intersection of privacy, technology, and policy with the overall goal of promoting innovation and enabling the wide-scale adoption of new technologies and services.

John Krebs, Co-Chair
Federal Trade Commission
Rene Hadjigeorgalis, Co-Chair
Department of State

Council Communities of Practice

Financial Regulators Privacy Community of Practice

The Financial Regulators Privacy Community of Practice is a cross-agency community of federal partners with a role to play in providing privacy support to financial regulatory agencies. Financial regulatory agencies are responsible for overseeing the functioning and fairness of financial markets and for prevent and investigate fraud, keep markets efficient and transparent, and make sure customers and clients are treated fairly.

Claire Stapleton, Co-Chair
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Kevin Johnson, Co-Chair
National Credit Union Association

Micro Agency Community of Practice

The Micro Agency Community of Practice serves as a forum for privacy professionals in micro agencies to share privacy best practices, address challenges, and network. Micro agencies are agencies that employ fewer than 100 people.

Nadine Mancini, Co-Chair
Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission
Logan O’Shaughnessy, Co-Chair
Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board

Council Working Groups

Privacy Risk Management Working Group

OMB Circular A-130 requires agencies to implement the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and manage privacy risks across the information system development life cycle. This interagency working group will provide a forum for agency privacy professionals to identify and develop best practices for managing privacy risks.

Kevin Herms, Co-Chair
Department of Education
Charles Cutshall, Co-Chair
Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Data-Driven Policy Working Group

There are numerous efforts across the Executive Branch of the Federal government to improve the policy-making through the innovative use of data. This working group ensures that federal privacy professionals coordinate and inform best practices related to data-driven policy-making. The working group is also responsible for coordinating with the Chief Data Officers Council, the Chief FOIA Officers Council, and others as appropriate.

Tannaz Haddadi, Co-Chair
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Rebecca Farr, Co-Chair
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Managing Re-identification Risk Working Group

In response to Title II of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018, all Federal agencies are challenged to establish or improve upon processes for disclosure avoidance that reduce the risk of re-identification in publicly released data assets. This working group provides a forum for agency privacy professionals who are working in disclosure and re-identification avoidance programs that function as part of an agency privacy program.

Shannan Catalano, Co-Chair
Department of Education
Jamie Huang, Co-Chair
Department of Justice