Gigi Sohn is one of the nation’s leading public advocates for open, affordable, and democratic communications networks. She is a Distinguished Fellow at the Georgetown Law Institute for Technology, Law & Policy and a Benton Senior Fellow & Public Advocate. Gigi is the host of the “Tech on the Rocks” podcast. She served as Counselor to former FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler from 2013–2016, and as Co-Founder, President, and CEO of Public Knowledge, a public interest organization that promotes freedom of expression, an open internet and access to affordable communications networks from 2001-2013.
The FCC’s next leadership team must prioritize restoring the agency’s authority to protect consumer and competition in the broadband market