Executive Director, Justice and Society Program, The Aspen Institute; Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
Meryl Chertoff is executive director of the Aspen Institute Justice and Society program and adjunct professor of law at Georgetown University. She has been an attorney, legal writing instructor, lobbyist, state official, and federal official. She is a member of the boards of iCivics Inc. and the Sandra Day O’Connor Initiative on Judicial Selection at the Institute for the Advancement of the American Legal System. Chertoff served in the Office of Legislative Affairs at the Federal Emergency Management Agency during the creation of the Department of Homeland Security. She is also a member of the Washington-area advisory committee of Common Sense Media and a trustee of the Meridian International Center.