Keith Drazek

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Organization: Verisign
Affiliation: GNSO
Stakeholder Group(s): Private Sector - Domain Name Industry
Region: North America
Country: USA
Email: kdrazek [at]
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Keith Drazek is the VP of Policy & Government Relations at Verisign and is the current Chair of the GNSO Council.[1] He is a member of the gTLD Registries Stakeholder Group and the Vertical Integration PDP Working Group.[2]

Career History

Before his current position with Verisign, Drazek held the position of Director of Policy. Earlier, he was the Director of Government and Industry Relations at NeuStar[3], where he was responsible for ICANN relations.[4]

He represented North America on the ccNSO Council in the years 2006, 2007, and 2008. He was nominated again in 2010-11, though the position ultimately went to Fernando España.[5]

Mr. Drazek was a member of the panel at "Internet Governance -- The next 5 years."[6]

He participated in FOSE Session 2010.[7] He was a panelist at the 11th Meeting of the ICANN Studienkreis.[8]