Sharon Anolik, CIPP/US


Privacy Panacea

President and Founder

Sharon Anolik is President and Founder of Privacy Panacea, a boutique firm providing strategic data privacy, compliance and information security solutions. A member of the Department of Homeland Security’s Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee and a many-time Chief Privacy Officer (including for McKesson, Blue Shield of California, and Ask Jeeves), Sharon is a recognized leader and sought-after privacy advisor. 
Sharon is Chair of the Compliance, Privacy and Audit Committee of El Camino Hospital’s Board; serves on the Future of Privacy Forum’s Advisory Board; advises the HBO hit Silicon Valley; and is the co-inventor of a privacy indicator method patent (pending). More information on Sharon’s background and Privacy Panacea’s services at


Contributions by Sharon Anolik

  • Privacy, Data Ethics and Digital Risk: Predicting the Future of Privacy
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • A Privacy Pro’s Crash Course in Overseeing an Information Security Program
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2018
  • Operationalizing the GDPR - Sharing Best Practices
    Speaker at San Francisco Bay Area KnowledgeNet: February 22, 2018
  • Let's Build It: Practical Advice for Building Your Privacy Program
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017
  • Hey, We Do Privacy, Too
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2016
  • Member of CIPP/US Exam Development Board 2016 - 2018