Milancy Harris is a Governance and Strategic Initiatives manager at Facebook where she supports the development and execution of digital governance initiatives. Milancy previously spent 15 years with the U.S. Government focused on intelligence analysis and counterterrorism issues, including hostage recovery. She represented the Office of the Director of National Intelligence during the White House’s 2015 Hostage Policy Review and served from 2015-2017 as a Director for Counterterrorism on the National Security Council staff, focused on hostage recovery and other counterterrorism issues.
Milancy is a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations and holds B.A. degrees in International Affairs and English Literature from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and a M.A. in Political Management from The George Washington University in Washington, DC. She lives in Arlington, Virginia with her husband.