Jay Schwarz, Acting Deputy Chief

Prior to joining the Office of Strategic Planning, Jay held leadership roles in both the Wireline and Wireless Bureaus. At the Commission since 2011, he has worked on a diverse set of issues related to spectrum policy, all four universal service programs, the IP transition, broadband adoption, and data collection. He serves on the Program Committee for the Telecommunications Policy Research Conference (TPRC) and has co-authored with Commission colleagues on articles published in Information and Economics Policy and the Review of Industrial Organization. Jay holds a Ph.D. in Economics and a B.S. in Civil Engineering.