Internet Safety Advocate
Dennis is the Director of Deliverability for StrongMail Systems. He graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University in 1997 with a B.A. in Criminal Justice and B.S. in Child Psychology. He has been involved in creating current and past internet/telephony regulations, privacy policies, and laws for several states and the federal government. He lives in Dallas and travels to work in San Francisco.
From 1998 to 2000 Dennis was Director of Policy and Legal ExternalAffairs for Southwestern Bell Global, where he supervised the day-to-day operations of those departments. He left SBC Global in 2000 to join Mail Abuse Prevention Systems (MAPS) as a Senior Consultant where he helped develop and maintain internal process for the consulting services group and external process for the client services group. He spent 2002 to 2004 he worked in the Security and Legal Compliance group at Verizon Online. He has also been a consultant for telecommunication and IT companies, handling legal, privacy, policy and PR issues.