Brenda Leong, CIPP/US


Future of Privacy Forum

Senior Counsel and Director of AI and Ethics

Brenda Leong, CIPP/US, is Senior Counsel and Director of Operations at the Future of Privacy Forum. She oversees strategic planning and budget management, as well as managing FPF support to privacy issues across the FPF portfolio – from student privacy, consumer wellness, and wearables, to big data, and de-identification standards, as well as smart technologies and ethical considerations of data use. She works on industry standards and collaborates on privacy concerns, as well as partnering with stakeholders and advocates to reach practical solutions to the privacy challenges for consumer and commercial data uses. Prior to working at FPF, Brenda served in the U.S. Air Force, including policy and legislative affairs work from the Pentagon and the U.S. Department of State. She is a 2014 graduate of George Mason University School of Law.


Contributions by Brenda Leong

  • Regulating Facial Recognition: Where Tech Meets Social Anxieties
    Moderator at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2020
  • Privacy, Data Protection, and People in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
    Speaker at Washington, DC KnowledgeNet: July 17, 2018
  • "But It's My Face!" Consumer Uses and Concerns Regarding Biometric Technologies
    Moderator at Global Privacy Summit 2018
  • Member of Privacy Bar Section Advisory Board 2016 - 2017