Strategists

Peter Cullen
Executive Strategist, Policy Innovation

Peter Cullen is Executive Strategist for Policy Innovation at The Information Accountability Foundation. He leads the Foundation’s project on the Effective Data Protection Governance Project, which examines public policy/governance mechanisms to achieve more effective data use and protection.Cullen has over two decades of expertise in corporate governance, privacy and risk management as well as extensive background in building sound organisational practices. During that time, he has provided strategic leadership to organisations, helping them leverage information use to achieve business value and differentiation, as well as advance their reputation and image.He also currently serves as the CEO of Global Information Governance Solutions, a boutique consulting firm providing strategic advisory services to organisations. His distinguished career includes work as General Manager for Trustworthy Computing and Chief Privacy Strategist at Microsoft Corp. There, he led the development and implementation of programmes that bolstered the trustworthiness of Microsoft® products, services, processes and systems worldwide. He also led practice areas of Risk, Policy and Compliance management.In 2003, Peter was honored with the International Association of Privacy Professionals’ (IAPP) Vanguard Award for Privacy Innovation for his contributions to the privacy profession. Peter holds an MBA with distinction from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.

Peter Cullen

Executive Strategist, Policy Innovation
The Information Accountability Foundation
pcullen@informationaccountability.org

Stan W. Crosley
Senior Strategist

Stan Crosley is co-director of the Indiana University Center for Law, Ethics and Applied Research (CLEAR) in Health Information and principal at Crosley Law Offices, LLC. Crosley is the former chief privacy officer for Eli Lilly Company, where he initiated Lilly’s global privacy programme in 1998. The programme received the 2007 Innovation Award from the IAPP. Crosley also co-founded and served as chair of the International Pharmaceutical Privacy Consortium and was a member of the IOM Medical Research and Privacy Committee. He serves on the boards of the Indiana Health Informatics Technology, Inc., the IAPP and The Privacy Projects. Crosley is a member of the Brookings Institute’s Active Surveillance Implementation Council, which is providing guidance to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on issues surrounding medical product surveillance and the FDA’s Sentinel project. He is also on the advisory board for the journal International Data Privacy Law.

Crosley is a frequent speaker/lecturer on health information technology, privacy and data protection, health research and information utilisation, HIPAA/HITECH, EU data protection, international privacy and data protection, information governance and all aspects of operating privacy programmes.

Crosley is a graduate of Hillsdale College with a bachelor of science in biology/chemistry and of Indiana University Maurer School of Law at Bloomington, where he received a JD with honors. He is a member of the board of Shepherd Community Center, dedicated to breaking the cycle of poverty on Indianapolis’s east side, and is active in his church and community.

Stan W. Crosley

Senior Foundation Strategist
The Information Accountability Foundation
stan@crosleylawoffices.com

Lynn A. Goldstein
Senior Strategist

Lynn A. Goldstein is Senior Strategist at the Foundation. She is the former Chief Data Officer for the Center for Urban Science + Progress at New York University. Prior to joining NYU, Lynn was the Chief Privacy Officer and Privacy General Counsel for JPMorgan Chase from 2004 to 2013 and was the Chief Privacy Officer for Bank One from 2003 to 2004. From 2001 to 2004, Lynn was General Counsel for Bank One’s credit card company, and from 1983 to 2001, she was Head of Litigation for Bank One, First Chicago NBD and First Chicago. Prior to joining JPMorgan Chase and predecessor entities, Lynn was in private practice and clerked for a federal judge. Lynn is a lawyer and a Certified Information Privacy Professional and a frequent speaker on privacy topics.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lynn A. Goldstein

Senior Foundation Strategist
The Information Accountability Foundation
lgoldstein@informationaccountability.org

 

 

 

 

 

John Abrams

Foundation Strategist

John Abrams is a corporate social responsibility professional focused on the intersections between business and human rights. Previously John has worked at Hewlett Packard Enterprise and then at Yahoo! on fundamental rights ranging from labor relations and conflict minerals in supply chains to freedom of expression and privacy on the internet. John also served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Zambia, empowering rural farmers to improve economic opportunity and food security through small business development. John is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a bachelor of science in economics and holds an MBA from George Washington University School of Business.

John Abrams

Strategist
The Information Accountability Foundation
jabrams@informationaccountability.org