Liz Lyons, CIPP/G


Booz Allen Hamilton

Senior Associate General Counsel for Data Privacy

Liz is the privacy counsel for Booz Allen Hamilton, a global consulting and technology company based in the Washington DC area. Liz focuses on incident response, compliance with international, national and state laws, training and general privacy matters. Previously, Liz served as the privacy officer for the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) in Washington, DC where she focused on technology for law enforcement such as body cameras and CCTV. Liz was the first privacy officer in the nation to work for a police department. Prior to working for the MPD, Liz worked at the Department of Homeland Security in the compliance and technology groups. Liz was a subject matter expert on privacy issues involving cloud computing and cybersecurity. Liz also served in the Peace Corps in Lithuania and obtained her B.A. from Georgetown University and her J.D. from the University of San Francisco, School of Law, she is a member of the Washington, D.C. and California Bar.


Contributions by Liz Lyons

  • Resiliency Is Part of Our Mission
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2020
  • Privacy in Public Records: How Government Entities Walk the Line
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2018
  • Member of Women Leading Privacy Advisory Board 2018 - 2019
  • Drones, Wearables and Your Headaches of Tomorrow
    Moderator at Practical Privacy Series 2015