Chief Executive Officer
Digital Media Association (DiMA)
Garrett Levin is the Chief Executive Officer of the Digital Media Association (DiMA) – the leading organization advocating for the digital music innovations that have created unparalleled consumer choice and revolutionized the way music fans and artists connect. Garrett’s broad experience at the center of music licensing issues has earned him a reputation as one of the foremost copyright policy minds working in Washington today.
Prior to joining DiMA, Garrett served as Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel for Intellectual Property Law and Policy at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB). At NAB, Garrett was the point person for local radio and television broadcasters’ efforts on all copyright-related policy and legal issues, including the
historic passage of the Music Modernization Act.
Before joining NAB, Garrett was senior counsel to Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Patrick Leahy (D-VT), where he provided policy advice on IP, telecommunications, antitrust and consumer protection issues. He also previously served as an international and domestic copyright policy attorney at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, as well as a litigator at Jenner & Block specializing in digital copyright issues, including extensive practice before the Copyright Royalty Board.
Garrett graduated with a B.F.A. in Film and Television Production from New York University. He holds a J.D., magna cum laude, from Duke University School of Law, as well as an M.A. in Cultural Anthropology from Duke.