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The Technology and Communications Committee is responsible for protecting states’ interests in federal decisions in the growing field of artificial intelligence, broadband, cybersecurity, 911 and E-911, telecommunications, data privacy, content and internet regulation, digital services and emerging technologies. The committee provides legislators and legislative staff with an opportunity to share and learn from the experiences of other states.

NCSL Technology and Communications Committee
Co-Chair: Representative Angelo J. Puppolo, Massachusetts
Co-Chair: Representative Jason Saine, North Carolina
Vice Chair: Representative Jesse Borjon, Kansas
Vice Chair: Senator Victoria Gu, Rhode Island
Vice Chair: Representative Cindy Ryu, Washington
Staff Co-Chair: Brandon Bjerke, California
Staff Co-Chair: Melissa Schmidt, Wisconsin
Staff Vice Chair: Scott Elder, Utah
Staff Vice Chair: Zac Maier, Indiana

NCSL Contacts: Heather Morton (Denver)  Barrie Tabin (D.C.) 

Members by States

Alaska
Representative Will Stapp
Arizona
Diana Clay
Grant Hanna
Representative Justin Wilmeth
Arkansas
Representative Stan Berry
Senator Greg Leding
Representative Austin McCollum
Representative Stephen Meeks
Roger A. Norman
California
Brandon Bjerke
Eileen Newhall
Colorado
Senator Jeff Bridges
Senator Joann Ginal
Connecticut
Senator Joan Hartley
Kumi Sato
Chris Zavagnin
Delaware
Representative Paul S. Baumbach
Senator Trey Paradee
Senator John "Jack" Walsh
Senator David L. Wilson
Hawaii
Representative Micah Pookela Kim Aiu
Representative Cory M. Chun
Senator Jarrett Keohokalole
Senator Michelle N. Kidani
Representative Mark M. Nakashima
Representative Jackson Sayama
Illinois
Representative Margaret Croke
Representative Daniel Didech
Staci M. Wilson
Indiana
Senator Eric Bassler
Erik Gonzalez
Representative Matt Lehman
Zac Maier
Representative Bob Morris
Representative Robin Shackleford
Senator Greg Taylor
Luke Wilson
Iowa
Representative Shannon Lundgren
Julie Simon
Kansas
Representative Tory Marie Blew
Representative Jesse Borjon
Representative Blake Carpenter
Representative Bill Clifford
Senator Michael Fagg
Senator Jeff Pittman
Melissa Renick
Senator Ronald Ryckman
Kentucky
Janie Lee Boyd
Janine Coy
Senator Greg Elkins
Senator Rick Girdler
Tom Hewlett
Donna Robinson Holiday
Representative Matthew Koch
Andrew Manno
Jessica Sharpe
Senator Brandon Jackson Storm
Senator C. Phillip Wheeler
Senator David Yates
Maine
Representative William Bridgeo
Colleen McCarthy Reid
Representative Tiffany D. Roberts
Maryland
Delegate Carl Anderton Jr.
Senator Pamela Beidle
Senator Arthur Ellis
Senator Stephen S. Hershey
Delegate Seth A. Howard
Senator Ron Watson
Massachusetts
Senator Sal N. DiDomenico
Senator James B. Eldridge
Senator Paul R. Feeney
Sarah Ferrara
Senator Barry R. Finegold
Senator Paul W. Mark
Senator Mark C. Montigny
Senator Michael O. Moore
Senator Susan L. Moran
Lisa Pellegrino
Representative Angelo J. Puppolo
Representative Jeffrey N. Roy
Senator Michael F. Rush
Luke Wilder
Michigan
Joe Carrasco
Michael Cnossen
Benjamin Gielczyk
Jacob Ignatoski
Jeffrey Mann
Minnesota
Representative Steve Elkins
Joe Harney
Christian Larson
Katherine B. Schill
Mississippi
Senator Joel R. Carter Jr.
Senator Scott DeLano
Lonnie Edgar Jr.
Ronald M. Frith
Senator J. Walter Michel
Lee Pittman
Maxwell Seage
Missouri
Terri Rademan
Montana
Senator Kenneth Bogner
Representative Jim Hamilton
Nebraska
Senator Raymond M. Aguilar
Senator Eliot Bostar
Senator Wendy DeBoer
Senator Megan Hunt
Senator Teresa J. Ibach
Senator Michael Jacobson
Senator Kathleen Kauth
Senator Terrell McKinney
Nevada
Assemblymember Heidi Kasama
Assemblymember Elaine Marzola
New Hampshire
Representative Anita Burroughs
Representative Karen Ebel
Representative John Hunt
Michael Kane
Michael J. Landrigan
Representative Peter Leishman
Representative Bob Lynn
Representative Jason Osborne
Kevin P. Ripple
Representative Laurie Sanborn
Christopher M. Shea
New Jersey
Assemblymember James J. Kennedy
New Mexico
Senator Gregory A. Baca
Mark H. Edwards
Senator Siah Correa Hemphill
Senator Daniel A. Ivey-Soto
Senator Michael Padilla
Senator Shannon D. Pinto
Representative Debra M. Sarinana
New York
Assemblymember Charles D. Fall
North Carolina
Representative Dean Arp
Luke Gillenwater
Greg Roney
Representative Jason Saine
Representative Mitchell S. Setzer
Senator Mike Woodard
North Dakota
Senator Robert Erbele
Representative Scott Louser
Ohio
Senator Terry Johnson
Oklahoma
Senator Micheal Bergstrom
Senator Nathan Dahm
Representative Kevin McDugle
Representative Eric Roberts
Mark Andrew Ruedy
Oregon
Sean McSpaden
Senator Mark Meek
Stephen Watson
Puerto Rico
Senator Ada Garcia Montes
Representative Gretchen Hau
Senator Ramon Ruiz Nieves
Senator Juan Zaragoza Gomez
Rhode Island
Representative Jacquelyn M. Baginski
Senator Walter S. Felag Jr.
Senator Victoria Gu
Representative Brian Patrick Kennedy
Representative Robert D. Phillips
Senator Roger A. Picard
Senator Ana B. Quezada
South Carolina
Heather Anderson
Senator Wes Climer
Senator Ronnie W. Cromer
Grant Gibson
Julie Price
Senator Rex F. Rice
Representative William E. Sandifer III
Senator Sandy Senn
Mike Shealy
Senator Ross Turner
Charles D Williams Jr.
South Dakota
Representative Neal Pinnow
Representative Mike Weisgram
Tennessee
Senator Paul Bailey
Senator Janice Bowling
Representative Clark Boyd
Representative Clay Doggett
Brandy Foust
Luke Gustafson
Representative Dan Howell
Russell A. Humphrey
Representative Curtis Johnson
Senator Jack Johnson
Representative Pat Marsh
Representative Dennis Powers
Senator Art Swann
Representative Sam Whitson
Texas
Sarah Akbar
Angela Alexander
Jessie Coulter
Senator Brandon Creighton
Krissie Farmer
Katherine Glanz
Ashley Nichole Graves
Matthew Hodgson
Samuel J Hooper
Stephen Loomis
Grant McLoughlin
Senator Jose Menendez
Corey Pemberton
Anne Temple Peters
Reid Scales
Jacy Selcoe
Sadie Smeck
Meaghan Walsh
Utah
Senator J. Stuart Adams
Senator Curtis S. Bramble
Senator David G. Buxton
Scott Elder
Senator Luz Escamilla
Senator Lincoln Fillmore
Senator Wayne A. Harper
Senator David P. Hinkins
Senator Todd Weiler
Senator Ronald Winterton
Vermont
Catherine Benham
Duncan Goss
Maria C. Royle
Representative Robin Scheu
Virginia
Lisa Wallmeyer
Washington
Senator Bob Hasegawa
Representative Cindy Ryu
Wisconsin
Representative Terry Katsma
Margit Kelley
Thomas A Koss
Benjamin Paul Kranner
Representative Kevin Petersen
Dan Schmidt
Melissa Schmidt
Patrick Ward
Wyoming
Representative Bill Henderson
Ian Shaw

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