Matthew Olsen, CIPP/G, CIPP/US, CIPM, FIP


Sidley Austin

Chief Privacy Officer

Matthew Olsen has held positions across the information management spectrum within the federal government over the last 14 years. His work includes privacy, the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), and records management. He is currently the Privacy Director for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, where his emphasis is on maintaining and improving privacy practices across the Department.

Matthew has also held previous positions at the Social Security Administration (SSA), Peace Corps, and the National Archives and Records Administration.


Contributions by Matthew Olsen

  • Prioritizing Resources Based on Privacy and Security Risks
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017
  • Building Out Privacy in a Security Shop
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2015
  • Speaker at IAPP Practical Privacy Series D.C. 2011
  • Speaker at IAPP Academy 2009