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Ellen Nadeau

Privacy Risk Strategist & Deputy Manager, Privacy Framework

Ellen Nadeau is part of the Privacy Engineering Program at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), where she works to develop and pilot privacy risk management guidance and tools for organizations across sectors. She specializes in privacy-enhancing identity management solutions. Ellen received her Master’s of Public Administration from New York University, where she was a Scholar for Service at the NYU Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Security and Privacy. Previously, Ellen worked at a digital rights nonprofit (Derechos Digitales) in Santiago, Chile, as a Google Policy Fellow, and with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children in the Netsmartz Workshop.

Publications

Considerations for Managing Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity and Privacy Risks

Author(s)
Kaitlin R. Boeckl, Michael J. Fagan, William J. Fisher, Naomi B. Lefkovitz, Katerina N. Megas, Ellen M. Nadeau, Benjamin M. Piccarreta, Danna G. O'Rourke, Karen A. Scarfone
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a rapidly evolving and expanding collection of diverse technologies that interact with the physical world. Many organizations

Digital Identity Guidelines: Federation and Assertions

Author(s)
Paul A. Grassi, Ellen M. Nadeau, Justin P. Richer, Sarah K. Squire, James L. Fenton, Naomi B. Lefkovitz, Jamie M. Danker, Yee-Yin Choong, Kristen Greene
This document and its companion documents, SP 800-63, SP 800-63A, and SP 800-63B, provide technical and procedural guidelines to agencies for the implementation
Created October 23, 2018