Rebecca Kelly Slaughter
Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission (FTC), USA
Rebecca Kelly Slaughter was sworn in as a Federal Trade Commissioner on May 2, 2018. Prior to joining the Commission, she served as Chief Counsel to Senator Charles Schumer of New York, the Democratic Leader.
Ms Slaughter has advised Leader Schumer on legal, competition, telecom, privacy, consumer protection, and intellectual property matters, among other issues. Prior to joining Senator Schumer's office, Ms Slaughter was an associate in the DC office of Sidley Austin LLP.
Ms Slaughter received her BA in Anthropology magna cum laude from Yale University. She received her JD from Yale Law School, where she served as an editor on the Yale Law Journal.