Trevor Theunissen

Director of Public Policy and Communications
Uber Technologies

Trevor Theunissen currently serves as Director of Public Policy and Communications at Uber Technologies. He leads the company’s government affairs and communications team for the South, an 18-state region including Florida, Texas, and Washington, D.C.

Trevor is responsible for establishing and building Uber’s brand and profile with policy makers and the media–including governments, third parties, reporters and academics; and working to ensure that regulatory frameworks support Uber’s products, including Uber Eats, Uber Freight, Uber Elevate, Uber Health and JUMP bikes and scooters. He is also responsible for Uber’s engagement with state attorneys general across the United States.

Previously, Trevor practiced law in New Orleans and served as Chief of Staff to a New Orleans City Council Member. He also worked for the Louisiana Recovery Authority, the state entity set up to lead Louisiana’s rebuilding efforts after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

Trevor holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree from The George Washington University and a Juris Doctorate from Louisiana State University. He currently resides in Austin, Texas with his wife and two children.