Melissa MacGregor is Deputy General and Corporate Secretary at SIFMA in Washington, D.C. Her responsibilities at SIFMA include advising the advocacy and policy activities of the SIFMA General Counsels Committee, Technology and Regulation Committee, and Sustainable Finance Task Force, along with several specialized working groups. Most recently, Ms. MacGregor covers issues relating to electronic communications and records, financial technology, data aggregation, social media, privacy, data protection, outsourcing, and sustainable finance. Ms. MacGregor also manages the corporate legal affairs of SIFMA including board interactions, bylaws, contracts, policies, and other matters as needed. Ms. MacGregor is a founding member of the board of directors of the Financial Data Exchange and a board member for Doorways, a domestic violence and homelessness prevention organization based in Arlington, Virginia.
Prior to joining SIFMA, Ms. MacGregor practiced in the securities regulation practices at Crowell & Moring LLP and Clifford Chance LLP.
She holds a J.D. from American University Washington College of Law and a B.A. from St. Lawrence University.