Sally Shipman Wentworth

Sally Shipman Wentworth joined the Internet Society (ISOC) in May 2009 and is currently the Vice President of Global Policy Development where she leads the organization's public policy activities, guiding the development of public policies that support the global, open Internet. Sally also leads ISOC's policy engagement in a range of international organizations including the United Nations, the Internet Governance Forum and the International Telecommunications Union.

Prior to joining the Internet Society, Sally Shipman Wentworth was the Assistant Director for Telecommunications and Information Policy in the Office of Science and Technology Policy at the White House from 2007-2009. She was responsible for government-wide coordination and implementation of policies related to Internet governance; cybersecurity; telecommunications policy; and other information technology policies.

From 19992007, Sally was the principal policy advisor on Internet policy issues at the U.S. Department of State.

Sally holds an M.A. in International Political Economy from the Claremont Graduate University (Claremont, California) and a B.A. in Political Science from Westmont College (Santa Barbara, California).