Tim Clancy is President of Arch Street LLC, a strategic consulting firm in the Washington, DC metro region.
Tim has served in senior leadership positions in academia, the private sector, Congress and a federal science agency. He represented the National Science Foundation (NSF) before Congress in the NSF Office of Legislative and Public Affairs. He also served two tours as a professional staff member on the House Science Committee and as a Chief of Staff to Representative Sherwood Boehlert (R-NY) in the House of Representatives.
Tim has managed and conducted research in cyber security and critical infrastructure protection at George Mason University. While at Mason he received grants from the NSF and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the fields of cyber security law, policy and economics and has presented at, and organized major international conferences and workshops on cyber security.
Tim has far-reaching science policy expertise having directed major Committee hearings in cyber security, energy and academic research and helped shepherd major legislation enacted into law. His legislative accomplishments include the Cyber Security Research and Development Act of 2002 (P.L. 107-305), Title II and Title III of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (P.L. 107-296) and research provisions of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (P.L. 109–58). While on Capitol Hill, he helped oversee the creation of the DHS Science and Technology Directorate and the DHS Cybersecurity Division. Tim also acted as chief liaison for Congressman Boehlert to the Department of Defense and particularly the United States Air Force on issues of information technology and cyber security research and development.
He received his J.D. from Western New England University School of Law in Springfield, MA where he was a member of the Law Review. Tim also holds a B.A. in Political Science from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA.