An Information Security Executive who is adept in effectively transforming security organizations to align with business requirements. The ability to translate complex technical information into business terms for stakeholders. A unique combination of hands-on technical expertise and strong business acumen allows effective communication with individuals at all levels of an organization. The goal is to deliver customized solutions that address current security challenges and anticipate future threats—taking a proactive approach to security and working closely with the team to stay ahead of emerging threats and industry trends. Passion for helping organizations stay secure in an ever-evolving digital landscape. Collaborating with diverse teams to bring consensus.
Throughout my career, I have built innovative risk-based security programs within global organizations spanning a diverse range of industries. I aim to deliver customized solutions that address current security challenges and anticipate future threats. I take a proactive approach to security and work closely with my team to stay ahead of emerging threats and industry trends.
I am passionate about helping organizations stay secure in an ever-evolving digital landscape.
Practiced cybersecurity across several industries, including federal, tribal, state, and local agencies, financial services, entertainment, real estate, energy, transportation, health care, petrochemical, gaming, retail, manufacturing, education, hospitality, insurance, legal, pharmaceutical, and telecommunications.
My areas of expertise include information security and assurance, leadership, governance, risk management, compliance, public speaking, corporate compliance and oversight, audit management, application security, data privacy, crisis management and incident response, finance, and budgeting, PCI-DSS and privacy standards, strategic planning, project management, team building and mentoring, network security, and gaming licenses in various states. I also previously held a TS/SCI clearance.
Certifications: CISSP, CCISO, CISM, and MCP.