FCC Names Tim Brennan As Chief Economist, Clete Johnson As Chief Cybersecurity Counsel
January 13, 2014 at 4:20 AM (PT)
FCC Chairman TOM WHEELER has named UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND BALTIMORE COUNTY Professor and RESOURCES FOR THE FUTURE Senior Fellow TIM BRENNAN as the Commission's Chief Economist and Senate Intelligence Committee staffer CLETE JOHNSON as Chief Counsel for Cybersecurity in the Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau.
WHEELER said, “I am very pleased that TIM BRENNAN has agreed to join the Commission as our Chief Economist. His long and distinguished consideration of regulation, competition, and monopoly issues will enable him to contribute immediately and materially to our work. CLETE JOHNSON's policy expertise and skills working with stakeholders in the public and private sectors will be a tremendous asset as the Commission continues its efforts to promote network reliability and address future security threats through multistakeholder processes. They both bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Commission.”