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Randy V. Sabett
Senior Member, Northern Virginia Chapter
Randy V. Sabett, J.D., CISSP, is Special Counsel at Cooley LLP and a member of the Boards of Directors of ISSA NOVA and the Georgetown Cybersecurity Law Institute. He was named the ISSA Professional of the Year for 2013.
Branden R. Williams
Distinguished Fellow, North Texas Chapter
Branden R. Williams, DBA, CISSP, CISM, is the CTO, Cyber Security Solutions at First Data, a seasoned security executive, and regularly assists top global firms with their information security and technology initiatives.
Jon J. Banks
Executive Juris Doctor: Rewarding and Influential Career Path
Dr. Jon J. Banks, EJD, GPEN, CEH, OSWP, CISSP is a Sr. Security Architect at Link Technologies with 19 years of experience building information security architectures and programs.
ISSA Fellow, NOVA Chapter
Women in Security SIG Column
Dr. Rhonda Farrell, JD, CISSP, CSSLP, is an Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) and a member of the Board of Directors at ISSA International and ISSA NOVA Chapter.
National Capital Chapter
Blended Families: Initial Steps to Security and Privacy Collaboration
Grace Buckler, CIPP/E, CIPP/US, CIPP/G, CISA, CISSP, CRISC, PMP, is the founder and president of The Privacy Advocate, a Washington DC–based global privacy consulting firm.
Geordie Stewart, MSc, CISSP, is the Principle Security Consultant at Risk Intelligence and is a regular speaker and writer on the topic of security awareness.
Silicon Valley Chapter
Crypto Corner; Why Risk Management Is Hard, Crypto Wars II, The Use and Misuse of Entropy
Luther Martin is a Distinguished Technologist at Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
Practical Steps for Compliance with New EU Data Privacy Regulations
Patrick Looney is the UK/Ireland Client Director of eDiscovery/Digital Forensics for AccessData.
Contextualizing the Blurring Boundaries of Information Security, Privacy, and Legal Aspects
Muzamil Riffat has more than 15 years of experience in computer systems development, IT audit, and security. He is currently responsible for the audit function in a large government organization in the Middle East.
Distinguished Fellow, Vancouver Chapter
Security in the News
Joel Weise has worked in information security for over 30 years. His current research is focused on adaptive security, cloud computing, cryptographic systems, security governance, and security maturity modeling. Joel is a founding member of the ISSA and a member of the American Bar Association.
Security in the News
Kris Tanaka is the content marketing strategist for SecureWorld Expo and editor of the SecureWorld Post. She formerly served as the events and communications manager for ISSA International.
Northern Virginia Chapter
Regulatory Review of 2016 and a Look Ahead
David Jackson, CISSP, CIPP, CEH, is currently the Manager of Customs and Licensing at Pacific Architects and Engineers (PAE). He is a regulatory attorney, licensed in Missouri, and a licensed Customs broker.
Carlos Valiente, Jr.
Tampa Bay Chapter
Achieving Compliance with Internal Controls
Carlos Valiente Jr., CISSP, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, 27001-LA, is a results-driven cybersecurity specialist and compliance audit professional with 25+ years experience.