Director, Social Impact Policy and Counsel
Sean Perryman is the Director of Social Impact Policy and Counsel at Internet Association. He is responsible for leading IA’s policy efforts around artificial intelligence (AI), diversity, inclusion, and immigration-related policies at the local, state, and federal level.
Prior to joining IA, Sean served as Counsel on the House Oversight Committee, Democratic staff where he conducted investigations and advised on technology policy including AI, cybersecurity, and privacy issues. Before working on the Oversight Committee, Sean practiced civil litigation both in Texas and D.C.
Sean is passionate about issues of equity and inclusion. He serves on the FCC’s Advisory Committee on Diversity and Digital Empowerment. Outside of work, he is the President of the Fairfax County NAACP–the youngest President in the branch’s 101 year history. He also regularly writes about issues related to race, policy, and equity.
Sean earned his B.A. from City University of New York- Baruch College. He received his J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School.