Lydia X. Z. Brown

Organisation: Center for Democracy & Technology (US)

Lydia X. Z. Brown is a Policy Counsel with CDT’s Privacy and Data Project, focused on disability rights and algorithmic fairness and justice. Lydia is adjunct lecturer and core faculty in Georgetown University’s Disability Studies Program, and founding director of the Fund for Community Reparations for Autistic People of Color’s Interdependence, Survival, and Empowerment. They serve on the American Bar Association’s Commission on Disability Rights, chair the ABA’s Civil Rights and Social Justice Section’s Disability Rights Committee, and represent the Disability Justice Committee to the National Lawyers Guild’s National Executive Committee.