Lara Ives, CIPP/C

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Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Executive Director, Policy, Research and Parliamentary Affairs

Lara Ives is the Executive Director, Policy, Research and Parliamentary Affairs at the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC), where she has worked since 2007. Ms. Ives has worked in a variety of roles at the OPC since this time, having served as Acting Director General of Audit and Review and Director of its Government Advisory Directorate. She has extensive experience in privacy risk management and in conducting privacy compliance reviews.  
 
Ms. Ives holds a Baccalaureate of Laws (LL.B.) from the University of Ottawa and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Saint Mary's University in Halifax. She holds a CIPP/C designation with the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and currently serves on its Certification Advisory Board.

 

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