Board of Directors

Franklin Reeder


Franklin Reeder served at the U.S. Office of Management and Budget for more than 20 years between 1970 and 1995, where he was chief of Information Policy (where he helped develop the Privacy Act of 1974 and the Computer Security Act of 1987), Deputy Associate Director for Veterans Affairs and Personnel, and Assistant Director for General Management. From 1977-80, Mr. Reeder was Deputy Director of House Information Systems, the computers and telecommunications support arm of the U.S. House of Representatives and from 1995-97, he served as Director of the Office of Administration of the Executive Office of the President. He was a member of the Obama-Biden Presidential Transition Team serving on the OMB and White House agency review teams and the technology innovation and government reform team with particular emphasis on the performance and accountability agenda.

Mr. Reeder was a co-founder and the founding chairman of the Center for Internet Security and of the National Board of Information Security Examiners. From 2000-06, he chaired the Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, a federal advisory committee and he is a member of the Center for Strategic and International Studies Commission on Cybersecurity for the 44th Presidency.