Terrell McSweeny is a former Commissioner of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. Prior to joining the Commission, Ms. McSweeny held several senior government appointments including: Chief Counsel for Competition Policy in the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division; Deputy Assistant to President Obama and Domestic Policy Advisor to the Vice President Biden; and Counsel on the Senate Judiciary Committee. She is currently a partner at Covington & Burling where her practice focuses on the intersection of technology, competition and consumer protection law and policy. Ms. McSweeny is internationally recognized for her work at the intersection of law and policy with cutting edge technologies including Artificial intelligence (“AI”), Digital Health, Fintech, and the Internet of Things (“IoT”). McSweeny serves as a distinguished fellow of Georgetown Law’s Institute for Technology Law & Policy and is a member of the Advisory Council for the Center for Democracy & Technology. She is a graduate of Harvard University and Georgetown Law.