This blog post provides a synopsis of the 2017 RSA Conference panel session "Up for the Challenge? Learn How to Become a Successful Higher Education CISO" with moderator Joanna Grama and panelists Neal Fisch, Randy Marchany, and Tina Thorstenson. See what our experts shared with attendees.
Valerie M. Vogel has worked in higher education for over 17 years. She joined EDUCAUSE in 2000 and currently serves as Senior Manager for the Cybersecurity Program. She is responsible for the day-to-day oversight and management of the Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC) and the annual Security Professionals Conference, as well as other cybersecurity and privacy activities for the higher education community. Previously, Valerie provided administrative support on behalf of EDUCAUSE for the National Science Foundation (NSF) grant, Advanced Networking with Minority Serving Institutions (AN-MSI). Prior to joining EDUCAUSE, Valerie worked for SAIC as a documentation specialist. Valerie holds a BS in Psychology from James Madison University.
As the EDUCAUSE Cybersecurity Initiative month-long focus on privacy awareness comes to an end, this blog shares how you can be #PrivacyAware all year long.
EDUCAUSE members identify the top higher education information security risks that are a priority for IT leaders today.