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Michelle De Mooy

Senior Associate, National Priorities, Consumer Action

Michelle De Mooy, Senior Associate, National Priorities, joined Consumer Action in January 2008 after 10 years of working on behalf of social justice. She advocates for consumers on privacy concerns, both in the digital and health arenas, as well as on issues in pre-dispute mandatory arbitration.

Prior to Consumer Action, Michelle was a Senior Consultant for eCampaigns at M+R Strategic Services, where she managed media strategy for the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, The Wilderness Society, and labor rights group American Rights at Work. Before relocating to DC in 2005, Michelle provided strategic marketing, communications and technology consulting for non-profits and universities in the Philadelphia area, including the Women's Opportunities Resource Center, To Our Children's Future With Health, the University of Pennsylvania and Villanova University. At the Women's Law Project in Philadelphia, she aided in the agency's efforts to pursue high-impact litigation and public policy for gender equality concerns, including reproductive rights, contraceptive equity and Title IX programs, and volunteered as a legal information counselor for domestic violence victims.

In Philadelphia, Michelle was a senior marketing manager for Investor Broadcast Network where she managed corporate communications, brand advertising and marketing for,, and She was also involved in the early days of the dotcom boom, developing software and website projects for startups in San Francisco, including Looksmart, Ltd.

Michelle graduated from Lehigh University in 1997 with a degree in Government.


Biography last updated May 1, 2013