Committee Details

Committee on Privacy and Confidentiality

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To keep track of privacy and confidentiality policy and legal developments (including guidelines, legislation, laws, regulations), technical developments (data, statistical, and computational techniques). To serve as a focal point within ASA for contact with other communities on matters related to privacy and confidentiality. To communicate and educate the statistical community on the legal environment and technical developments related to privacy and confidentiality.


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.

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Kinney, Saki
Chair (2022 - 2024)
Bowen, Claire
Vice-Chair (2024 - 2024)
Bowen, Claire
Member (2022 - 2024)
Chen, Yong
Member (2021 - 2026)
Hawes, Michael
Member (2024 - 2026)
Hu, Jingchen
Member (2024 - 2026)
Kinney, Saki
Member (2020 - 2025)
Kreuter, Frauke
Member (2020 - 2025)
Lee, Jae June
Member (2024 - 2026)
Potok, Nancy
Member (2021 - 2025)
Snoke, Joshua
Member (2018 - 2024)
Pierson, Steve
Staff Liaison (2013 - 2028)
Shipp, Stephanie
Professional Issues & Visibility Council Vice Chair (2022 - 2024)