Suzanne Wachter, CIPP/G, CIPM


U.S. Agency for International Development

Attorney Advisor

Suzanne S. Wachter is the Bureau Privacy Officer for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Department of the Interior.  She is the lead for BLM Privacy program and provides privacy policies and the compliance oversight for the Privacy Act, Federal Information Security Management Act, and E-Government Act. Prior to joining the BLM, Suzanne was an active duty Air Force Judge Advocate, and she continues to serve as a Lieutenant Colonel in the Air Force Reserves.  In addition to her stateside assignments, Suzanne has been stationed overseas to multiple locations. Her time overseas includes assignments to the Republic of Korea, the United Kingdom, a deployment to JTF-Guantanamo, and the NATO Communication and Information Systems Group in Belgium. Suzanne received her J.D from Washington University in St. Louis and her B.S in Criminology from Florida State University. She is a Certified Information Privacy Professional in U.S. Government (CIPP/G) and a Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM).


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