Terah Lyons

Policy Advisor to the U.S. Chief Technology Officer in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)

Terah Lyons is a Policy Advisor to the U.S. Chief Technology Officer in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), where she works on a policy portfolio primarily focused on artificial intelligence and autonomous systems. In her work at OSTP, she has helped establish the White House Future of Artificial Intelligence Initiative, worked on robotics policy and regulatory matters, and led the Administration’s work from the White House on civil and commercial unmanned aircraft systems integration into the U.S. airspace system. Immediately prior to joining the White House, Terah was a Fellow with the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Terah earned her B.A. from Harvard University, where she sits on the Board of Directors of the Harvard Alumni.