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Antigone Davis

Head of Global Safety at Facebook

Antigone Davis

Head of Global Safety at Facebook

Antigone Davis is Head of Global Safety at Facebook, where she works with internal teams at Facebook and with external safety organisations to ensure that Facebook remains a leader in online safety and that policymakers understand the steps Facebook takes to promote safety online. Antigone also spearheads the efforts of Facebook’s Safety Advisory Board, on which The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) serves. The SAB is a team of leading safety organizations from around the world who provide Facebook with cutting edge research and advice on best practices. Prior to joining Facebook, Antigone spent 10 years working for the Attorney General of Maryland. As Senior Advisor to the Attorney General, she helped establish the office’s online privacy and safety unit, and led the National Association of Attorney General’s 2012-2013 presidential initiative “Privacy in the Digital Age.” During this time period, she also managed a number of statewide and municipal campaigns.Before serving in the public sector, Antigone used her masters in education to teach middle and high school students and her juris doctorate as a corporate attorney in Chicago.