- Name: Michael Powell (lobbyist)
- Born: 03/23/1963 (57 years old)
Michael Kevin Powell (born March 23, 1963) is an American former Republican chairman of the Federal Communications Commission and current president of the trade association the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA). He was appointed to the Federal Communications Commission by President Bill Clinton on November 3, 1997. President George W. Bush designated him chairman of the commission on January 22, 2001. Powell is the son of former Secretary of State Colin Powell and his wife Alma Powell.
School: College of William and Mary, Georgetown University
Birth Place: Birmingham, Alabama
Michael Powell (lobbyist) quotes :
So as I look at transitioning to the communication platforms of the future, I see that the beauty of Internet protocols is you get the separation of the layers between service and technology.Michael Powell (lobbyist)