Chairman, US Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight BoardDavid Medine started full-time as Chairman on May 29, 2013. Previously, Medine was an Attorney Fellow for the Securities and Exchange Commission and a Special Counsel at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. From 2002 to 2012, he was a partner in the law firm WilmerHale where his practice focused on privacy and data security, having previously served as a Senior Advisor to the White House National Economic Council from 2000 to 2001. From 1992 to 2000, he was the Associate Director for Financial Practices at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) where he took the lead on Internet privacy, chaired a federal advisory committee on privacy issues and was part of the team that negotiated a privacy safe harbor agreement with the European Union.
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