Smitha K. Mortis currently serves as Director, Legal Counsel, for PayPal, Inc. and resides in the Washington, D.C. metro area. As a member of the Product and Regulatory division of the PayPal Americas Legal group, Smitha manages the legal marketing review team and supports a number of new product initiatives. She also works closely with the eBay, Inc. Government Relations team to monitor and address proposed rules and federal legislation that impact PayPal products and initiatives. Smitha joined the PayPal team through the acquisition of Bill Me Later, Inc., a Maryland based online payments company in 2008, where she worked on consumer financial services regulations. Prior to joining PayPal, Smitha was an attorney at the National Automobile Dealers Association, where she focused on regulatory issues impacting auto lending and financing.