Tara Isa Koslov

Acting Director, Office of Policy Planning


Tara Isa Koslov was appointed Acting Director of the FTC’s Office of Policy Planning (OPP) by Chairwoman Ramirez on June 30, 2016, having served as OPP’s Deputy Director since March 2011. She oversees attorneys who develop and implement long-range policy initiatives such as public workshops, studies, and reports. She also manages the FTC’s competition advocacy efforts, promoting competition principles for the benefit of consumers.

Koslov joined the Commission from private practice in February 1997 as a staff attorney in the Commission’s Bureau of Competition. She later served as an attorney advisor to three Commissioners.

Koslov was a 2013 recipient of the Commission’s Award for Excellence in Supervision.

She received a J.D. from Harvard Law School (1994) and an A.B. in Classics from Brown University (1991).

Koslov is a native of Brooklyn, NY.