Tyrone Grandison

Tyrone-GrandisonTyrone Grandison is a government technology leader who believes that our focus should be on improving the lives of Americans and creating positive outcomes for all.

Tyrone is currently the Deputy Chief Data Officer at the US Department of Commerce. Formerly, he was a White House Presidential Innovation Fellow (2014-15) working with the US Department of Labor and the US CENSUS Bureau on their data and API (application programming interface) initiatives.

Dr. Grandison has over 20 years experience in software engineering, security and privacy. His work in database security and privacy has been internationally recognized as pioneering and impactful. In addition to relational data privacy and security, he has created and successfully led research and product initiatives in RFID data management, privacy-preserving mobile data management, private social network analysis, text analytics and healthcare management systems.

More information is available at http://www.tyronegrandison.org/bio.html