Sheila Colclasure

As Senior Vice President, Global Digital Responsibility and Public Policy, Sheila leads the global data policy and digital responsibility strategies for Kinesso, ensuring that data and digital technology are used accountably across the enterprise and with IPG clients, in ways that serve people. Sheila is responsible for public policy engagement with regulators, policy groups, clients and other key stakeholders, globally advocating for ethical advertising and marketing practices.
Colclasure is a recognized global thought leader on applied data ethics, accountable data governance and human-centered digital responsibility. She also serves on the advisory board of the IAF and is corporate liaison to several industry standards-setting groups.
Prior to joining IPG’s Kinesso, she was the Acxiom Global Chief Data Ethics Officer and Public Policy Executive, Manager of Congressional and Political Affairs for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Washington, D.C., and Staff Assistant in the U.S. Senate. Sheila has a master’s degree in communications, specializing in business and political communication.