Sean Conway has been named Federal Communications Commission Deputy Director of the Office of Legislative Affairs, Director Mike Dabbs announced in a press release.
Conway recently served as a legal advisor in the FCC’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. He has also served as an attorney advisor in the Wireline Competition Bureau, an associate at law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP and a legislative aide to then-Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.). He has a bachelor’s degree from the College of William and Mary and a law degree from the University of Virginia Law School.
“With a strong grasp of wireless and wireline issues, along with his previous time on Capitol Hill, Sean will play a key role in ensuring strong communication with Congress,” Dabbs said in the press release.
The Office of Legislative Affairs is the FCC’s primary liaison to Congress, providing lawmakers with information regarding FCC regulatory decisions, answers to policy questions, assistance with constituent concerns and responses to Congressional inquiries.