Matthew Masterson

Senior Policy Advisor, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

Matthew Masterson currently serves as senior cybersecurity advisor at the Department of Homeland Security, where he focuses on election security issues. Previously Masterson served as a commissioner at the US Election Assistance Commission from December 2014 until March 2018 including serving as the Commission’s Chairman in 2017–2018. Prior to that, he held staff positions with the Ohio Secretary of State’s office, where he oversaw voting-system certification efforts and helped develop an online voter registration system. Masterson holds a law degree from the University of Dayton, School of Law and BS and BA degrees from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.