Megan Cristina is Chief Privacy Officer at Slack, where she has built the privacy and data governance program from the ground up over the last three years.
Megan leads privacy and policy guidance across Slack, enabling the company and its customers to comply with global privacy laws and regulations. She and her team were instrumental in leading Slack’s GDPR compliance efforts and more recently have been leading Slack’s compliance with the California Consumer Privacy Act.
Megan’s experience spans a variety of privacy, policy, trust and safety roles. Prior to joining Slack, she was Director of Trust and Safety at Twitter, and prior to that, Senior Director of Ad Policy, Trust and Safety at Yahoo!. In both of these roles, Megan led development, implementation and communication of global policies, while also ensuring compliance. Her teams were responsible for advising product teams on features and policies that support business objectives while also creating a safe and trusted experience.