Michelle Kraus

Commissioner

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Dr. Kraus is a noted political strategist, technology executive and expert witness. Through her global consulting practice – Technology & Politics, she leverages new media and crisis management together with new technologies. Her work provides her with a rare and invaluable insight into the intersections of regulation, policy and technology. She is an experienced executive who has built large companies, created profitable divisions within large companies and founded start-up ventures. She holds a doctorate from Carnegie-Mellon University, a MA from the University of Michigan and a BA from Rutgers University (Douglass College). Michelle has published two books, and written for many news outlets and publications. She speaks nationally on politics, technology, innovation and social change.