LeRoy Rooker

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Senior Fellow

Mr. Rooker is the former director of the U.S. Department of Education's Family Policy Compliance Office and the nation's leading expert on the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), a comprehensive federal law that provides privacy protections for student education records. Mr. Rooker served for 21 years as director of FPCO and is well known throughout the higher education community because of his extensive outreach while at the Department.