Head of Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Project Wing, X
Laura Ponto is Head of Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs at X (an Alphabet Company) for Project Wing. She's an industry expert who spent more than a decade in the Federal Aviation Administration Office of Chief Counsel, where she worked with Congress and the White House on drone laws and policy. She also served as counsel to the Ranking Member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and as Special Assistant United States Attorney. In addition to her role at X, Laura serves on the Board of the Small UAV Coalition and as Chair of the Board of the Commercial Drone Alliance.