Dan Jaffe is the head of ANA’s Government Relations office in Washington D.C.
Previously, Mr. Jaffe spent 11 years on House and Senate staffs and was Committee Counsel to the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee after serving as Staff Director of its Consumer Subcommittee.
Mr. Jaffe received his master’s degree in Public and International Affairs from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton, and earned his law degree from Boalt Hall at the University of California Berkeley. Mr. Jaffe received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Colorado College.
Mr. Jaffe has been a principal leader in helping to expand the First Amendment protection of advertising. He has worked with leading constitutional scholars and advertising advocates to elevate the legal status of commercial speech and also is a board member of the Digital Advertising Alliance which focuses on Internet privacy issues. Mr. Jaffe has been an energetic advocate of advertising rights on Capitol Hill, before the Federal Trade Commission, the Food and Drug Administration, the FCC, and in a wide range of public forums.