Erin Egan leads Facebook’s global privacy and data policy team. She collaborates with policymakers, regulators, advocates, academics, and other experts on issues related to privacy and data protection, ensuring Facebook’s products and features reflect input from people around the world. She previously served as Facebook’s VP of US Public Policy, where she led federal and state public policy efforts. Prior to joining Facebook, Erin was a partner and co-chair of Covington & Burling’s global data protection practice, where she represented technology and media companies on privacy and data security matters. She has been deeply involved in legislative and regulatory efforts to address privacy, data security, e-commerce, advertising, identity theft, and other consumer protection issues.