Tami Dokken is the first Chief Data Privacy Officer at the World Bank in Washington, DC. In this role Ms. Dokken is responsible for implementing the World Bank Group Policy on Personal Data Privacy, effective May 2020. The World Bank has 189 member countries, staff from more than 170 countries, and offices in 130 countries. The Bank’s mission is to end extreme poverty and to promote shared prosperity around the world.
Previously Ms. Dokken was Head of Global Data Privacy and Protection and Associate General Counsel at MoneyGram International, a financial services company with 350,000 agent locations in 200 countries; associate general counsel at a multinational hospitality company; and in private practice at a U.S.-based law firm with a focus on corporate, contract, marketing and intellectual property law and mergers and acquisitions.
Ms. Dokken is a licensed attorney and is certified in U.S. and EU data privacy law through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (CIPP/US and CIPP/E). She is a member of the Advisory Board for the College of Media, Communications and Information at the University of Colorado, Boulder, former President and member of the Board of Directors for the Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies and is a frequent speaker on personal data privacy.