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Dr. Roy Wilkinson, Ph.D., CPCS, CHS-V, CISSP
Roy Wilkinson has 30+ years in information security and technology, notably serving as senior security advisor for the Olympic Games. Roy also has over 30 years of successful association leadership, internationally, nationally and regionally, and brings a wealth of organizational and board-level experience to ISSA.
Professionally, Roy is a former CISO and CSO, and now virtual CISO/CIO spanning several business sectors. He is a Fellow of the American College of Forensic Examiners, a Diplomate of the American Board for Certification in Homeland Security and former instructor for the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
As a leader within ISSA, Roy served on the ISSA Chapter Presidents Advisory Council and worked several years as liaison between ISSA and ASIS. He has contributed heavily on several ISSA International committees, including an instrumental role on the Association Management Selection Committee, representing Chapters’ interests.
Currently serving as Vice President for ISSA International, Roy is also the former President of ISSA Atlanta, rebuilding a struggling group into a strong, vibrant chapter, and serving on its Board of Directors for 16+ years. He founded the annual Atlanta InfoSec Conference, and instigated ISSA International’s annual conference. He is a regular speaker for security events, and an effective collaborator & bridge-builder. Roy is an ISSA Hall of Fame member and a Distinguished Fellow of ISSA.