President, Logan Circle Strategies
Ms Shane Tews is a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), managing the Global Internet Strategy programme, which focuses on cybersecurity and Internet governance. In addition to her work at the AEI, Shane is the president of Logan Circle Strategies, working with her clients to create a coordinated public policy approach to information communications and technology policies, cybersecurity and cyber governance strategies on a global scale. Additionally, Shane manages Logan Circle Strategies’ relationships with Congress, administration, foreign governments, think-tanks and trade associations. Shane was formerly vice president of Global Public Policy and Government Relations for Verisign, Inc. Shane represented Verisign’s interests before United States and international government officials in the ICT sector, where she participated in the development of e-commerce policies with international governing bodies, national and state legislators, international, national and regional trade associations and IT coalitions. Shane is vice-chair of the Board of Directors for the Internet Education Foundation, and vice-chair of the Internet Governance Forum USA. She is also a board member of TechFreedom and GlobalWIN.