PERC Profile

Jennifer Barrett

Global Privacy Officer, Acxiom Corporation

Jennifer Barrett is responsible for oversight of Acxiom Corporation’s global public policy, privacy and information practices. Jennifer joined Acxiom in 1974 after receiving a degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Texas at Austin and  has  served  in an  executive  capacity  since  becoming  a vice president in 1981. She has testified numerous times before the U.S. Congress about privacy and security matters and has published numerous articles and participated in writing books on these subjects.

Jennifer is currently active on a variety of industry boards, including various boards and councils of the U.S. Direct Marketing Association.   She recently served as co-chair of the Program Committee for the Direct Marketing Educational Foundation.