Author: Caitriona Fitzgerald

Caitriona Fitzgerald is Deputy Director at the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC). Caitriona leads EPIC’s policy work, working to advance strong privacy, open government, and algorithmic fairness and accountability laws at both the state and federal level, and has testified before Congress and state legislatures on these issues. Caitriona authored Grading on a Curve: Privacy Legislation in the 116th Congress, which sets out the key elements of a modern privacy law, including the creation of a U.S. Data Protection Agency. Before coming to EPIC, Caitriona served as Chief of Staff to Massachusetts State Senator Barry Finegold. She received her J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law and earned her bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the State University of New York at Geneseo. Caitriona is a member of the Massachusetts bar.