Join Alex Alben, State Chief Privacy Officer, to learn about laws that protect privacy, the dangers of technology, and tips for preserving your personal data. Alex Alben is Washington State’s first Chief Privacy Officer, an office created by the state legislature in March 2015. He coordinates privacy and data policy for the state and consults with the Governor and Legislature on technology issues impacting citizen privacy. As one of only five Chief Privacy Officers in the country, Alex has initiated statewide programs for enhanced privacy training, consumer education and “Privacy Modeling.” In March 2017, Gov Tech Magazine named him one of the country’s top “Doers, Dreamers and Drivers” in state government. Wednesday, March 14, 6:30 pm at the library.