Committee Details

Committee on Privacy and Confidentiality

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Charge:

  • To review legislation in the area of privacy and confidentiality and to monitor the application of privacy and confidentiality laws, regulations, and guidelines.
  • To communicate to the ASA members important activities and research funding opportunities in privacy and confidentiality relevant to statistics.
  • To provide an early warning system to the Board of Directors on privacy and confidentiality matters that may affect statisticians.
  • To serve as a focal point within ASA for contact with other associations on matters related to privacy and confidentiality.
  • To monitor and encourage new technical developments related to privacy and confidentiality of data collected or used for statistical purposes.
  • To develop appropriate liaison with Congressional Committees and Federal agencies on matters relating to privacy and confidentiality.
  • To represent ASA in Congressional hearings on privacy and confidentiality, at the request of the Board of Directors.
  • To make suggestions to the Board of Directors for needed study and action in the area of privacy and confidentiality.
  • Composition: The committee is composed of nine members, three of whom are appointed/reappointed each year by the President Elect for three year terms. One member is also appointed by the President Elect (when necessary) to serve as the Chair. At least one member should be from a U. S. federal statistical agency subject to the CIPSEA. International representation on the Committee is encouraged.


    Questions? Want to get involved? Contact Aleksandra B. Slavkovic

    Membership

    The Committee on Privacy and Confidentiality has 7 member(s), and 3 liaison(s).

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    Name

    Position/Term

     
    Slavkovic, Aleksandra B.
    Pennsylvania State University
    Department of Statistics
    326 Thomas Building
    University Park, PA   16802
    United States
    Phone: (814) 863-4918
    Fax: (814) 863-7114
    sesa@stat.psu.edu
    Chair (2018 - 2020)
     
    Bender, Stefan
    Deutsche Bundesbank - Research Data and Service Center (RDSC)
    Wilhelm-Epstein-Strasse 14
    Frankfurt Am Main,    60431
    Germany
    Phone: +4969 9566-8491
    stefan.bender@bundesbank.de
    Member (2015 - 2018)
     
    Karr, Alan F.
    RTI International
    P.O. Box 12194
    3040 E Cornwallis Rd.
    Research Triangle Park, NC   27709-2194
    United States
    Phone: (919) 316-3423
    Fax: (919) 541-5966
    karr@rti.org
    Member (2014 - 2019)
     
    Krenzke, Thomas R.
    Westat
    1600 Research Blvd.
    Rockville, MD   20850
    United States
    Phone: (301) 251-4203
    Fax: (301) 294-2034
    tomkrenzke@westat.com
    Member (2015 - 2020)
     
    Rodamar, Jeffery William
    U.S. Dept. of Education
    3830 39th St., N.W.
    Apt. F114
    Washington, DC   20016
    United States
    Phone: (202) 364-5783
    jeffery.rodamar@ed.gov
    Member (2014 - 2019)
     
    Shipp, Stephanie S.
    Biocomplexity Institute
    715 South Royal Street
    Alexandria, VA   22314
    United States
    Phone: (540) 808-5336
    sshipp919@gmail.com
    Member (2017 - 2019)
     
    Slavkovic, Aleksandra B.
    Pennsylvania State University
    Department of Statistics
    326 Thomas Building
    University Park, PA   16802
    United States
    Phone: (814) 863-4918
    Fax: (814) 863-7114
    sesa@stat.psu.edu
    Member (2012 - 2020)
     
    Vilhuber, Lars
    Cornell University - Labor Dynamics Institute
    352 East Ives Hall
    Ithaca, NY   14853-3902
    United States
    Phone: (607) 330-5743
    Fax: (607) 255-8484
    lars.vilhuber@cornell.edu
    Member (2016 - 2018)
     

    Ensor, Katherine B.
    Rice University
    Dept. of Statistics
    6100 Main St., MS 138
    Houston, TX   77251-1827
    United States
    Phone: (713) 348-4687
    kathy.bennett.ensor@gmail.com

    Professional Issues & Visibility Council Liaison
    2016 - 2018
    Chair, Professional Issues and Visibility Council (ASA Vice President)
     

    Marker, David A.
    Westat
    1600 Research Blvd.
    Rockville, MD   20850-3195
    United States
    Phone: (301) 251-4398
    davidmarker@westat.com

    Professional Issues & Visibility Council Liaison
    2016 - 2018
    Vice Chair, Professional Issues and Visibility Council
     

    Pierson, Steve
    American Statistical Association
    732 North Washington Street
    Alexandria, VA   22314-1943
    United States
    Phone: (703) 302-1841
    pierson@amstat.org

    Staff Liaison
    2013 - 2020
     
     

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