Joanne Furtsch

Director, Policy & Data Governance, TRUSTe

Joanne Furtsch is a leading expert in global online privacy practices spanning website, advertising, mobile and application privacy with deep specialization in COPPA and EU-US Privacy Shield compliance. Furtsch joined TRUSTe in 1999 and has overseen operational, policy and product functions. She is responsible for developing and maintaining content for TRUSTe’s products and services including TRUSTe’s Privacy Framework and Certification Standards. She is also responsible for the development and implementation of internal policies and standards for TRUSTe’s privacy and data governance, ethics and compliance program across TRUSTe’s global business operations. She has a B.A. in finance from California State University, Fullerton, and holds CIPP/US and CIPP/C certifications.