Jeff Chester

Jeff Chester is Executive Director of the Center for Digital Democracy, a non-profit organisation advocating for consumers on digital privacy and consumer protection issues.

He co-directed the campaign that led to the Congressional creation of the Independent Television Service (ITVS) for public TV in the 1980s, and also co-founded the National Campaign for Freedom of Expression, an artist advocacy group that supported federal funding for artists.

In 2011, Chester was named “Domestic Privacy Champion” by the Electronic Privacy Information Center.