Michael Byrne is currently a project director in the Technology and Innovation Division at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). He is the lead for implementing the technology supporting Home Mortgage Disclosure Act activities for CFPB. Prior to joining CFPB, Byrne was the Geographic Information Officer at the Federal Communications Commission. Prior to that, he was the Geographic Information Officer for the State of California. In 2014, Byrne was a recipient of the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America medal for the National Broadband Map, an interactive and searchable online map showing broadband availability nationwide.