She most recently served as Executive Director of the U.S. Presidential Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity and has served in senior positions in the White House and in. the United States Senate, where she drafted components of the legislation to create the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Ms. Todt comments on national security and cybersecurity issues in multiple media outlets and her writing on national security and cybersecurity has been published in relevant journals and news publications. She has also taught at Stanford University as an adjunct professor. Ms. Todt graduated from Princeton University, with a degree in public policy and a certificate in African-American Studies. She holds a master’s degree in public policy and a certificate in negotiation and conflict resolution from Harvard University.