Catherine McCullough

Executive Director of the Intelligent Car Coalition

Catherine McCullough is Executive Director of the Intelligent Car Coalition, a group that leads discussion and advocacy on connected car policy in Washington, DC. The Coalition, which represents auto, tech, and telecom stakeholders, works to bring the benefits of innovations at the intersection of automotive and communications technologies to consumers.

Ms. McCullough was raised in Washington and has worked in politics and policy for over 25 years. She speaks regularly on issues such as connected car data use, privacy, autonomous vehicles, distracted driving, the government's role in technological innovation, connected car safety technologies, and more.

Ms. McCullough is a contributor to The Huffington Post, serves on panels for conferences such as SXSW Interactive and SuperMobility Week, has appeared on shows such as The Communicators, has published op-eds in beltway publications, and is regularly interviewed by media outlets that cover connected car issues. She is an attorney and also holds degrees in Journalism and Political Science, and tweets @honestlobbyist.

Prior to her work with the Coalition, Ms. McCullough worked as a government affairs consultant, and before that she served as a Counsel for the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation where she worked on subcommittees that oversaw many Internet, privacy, auto safety, insurance, and consumer product liability issues.