Catlin O’Neill is a Manager of Public Policy in Facebook’s Washington, D.C. office, where she works on outreach efforts to the U.S. House of Representatives. She plays a key role in explaining how Facebook’s platform functions as well as the industry-leading steps Facebook takes in setting policies and practices that protect the privacy, security and safety of the more than 1.3 billion people who use the site.
Prior to joining Facebook, Ms. O'Neill spent over a decade working for House Speaker and Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, including two years as Chief of Staff. She had previously held positions on the House floor, where she managed legislation and House operations of the 109th-113th Congresses. While working with the Democratic leadership, she managed and executed major national events including the State of the Union, Inaugurations and Democratic Conventions. She has also coordinated aspects of numerous congressional campaigns and ceremonial occasions.
Prior to her service in government, she spent time in the music industry. Ms. O'Neill earned a B.A. from the University of Vermont.