Ariel Fox Johnson is senior counsel for policy and privacy at Common Sense Media. Her work focuses on enhancing family privacy rights, strengthening students’ educational privacy, and promoting robust consumer protections in the online world. She frequently advises policymakers, industry, and tech experts and has helped develop student, consumer, and children’s privacy laws. Ariel is a graduate of Harvard College and Law School. Prior to joining Common Sense, Ariel worked on privacy, media, intellectual property, and technology matters at corporate law firms and clerked for the Honorable Peter J. Messitte (D. Md.).