Monica Desai

Monica Desai

Monica is the Global Head of the Connectivity & Access Policy group at Facebook, where she focuses on issues involving infrastructure, spectrum, accessibility, online communications service providers, and net neutrality.

Monica is the Global Head of the Connectivity & Access Policy group at Facebook, where she focuses on issues involving infrastructure, spectrum, accessibility, online communications service providers, and net neutrality. Prior to joining Facebook, she spent over a decade in senior positions at the Federal Communications Commission, including service as Deputy Chief of the Wireless Bureau, legal advisor to an FCC Commissioner, Chief of the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau, and Chief of the Media Bureau. She was previously a partner at the law firm of Squire Patton Boggs, where her practice included counseling clients on spectrum, accessibility, messaging and video competition. Monica received her JD, cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center, and her BBA in Finance, magna cum laude, from the George Washington University. She studied Economics at the American College of Switzerland.

Monica Desai

Head of Global Connectivity and Access Policy, Facebook