About Clara Tsao

Clara Tsao is a non-resident fellow at German Marshall Fund's Alliance for Securing Democracy and a Technology Policy Fellow with the Mozilla Foundation, where she works on content moderation and technology tools to counter online harms. Clara was previously the Chief Technology Officer at the US Department of Homeland Security's Countering Foreign Influence Task Force and the interagency US Countering Violent Extremism Task Force. She was also the Senior Advisor for Emerging Technology at the Cybersecurity Infrastructure Security Agency where she focused on AI, 5G, ICS, IOT, and blockchain. She has spent a decade working in the technology industry across global teams at Microsoft, Apple, Sony PlayStation, AT&T, and also as a Google Technology Policy Fellow. Clara is also the Board Chair and President of the Presidential Innovation Fellows Foundation and a Senior Advisor at Tech Against Terrorism.