Candy has been working in Cybersecurity for over 30 years, growing up within the profession and the ISSA. She’s held several positions as CISO, consults with international organizations, and is considered one of cybersecurity’s valued thought leaders.
Candy is internationally recognized, receiving numerous awards, including ISSA’s Hall of Fame and Distinguished Fellow, ranking her as one of the top 1% in the association. Candy is seen as a true leader of the profession, interviewed by the media, and frequently invited to speak at various events around the world, often advocating for cybersecurity professionals worldwide.
Candy’s passion is demonstrated through her dedication to the ISSA, including being the current International President and a long-standing member of the International Board. In addition, Candy is proud to be the inaugural President and past Board Member of the ISSA Education Foundation. Candy’s home chapters are New England and New Hampshire Chapters.
Through Candy’s leadership and commitment to accountability and stability in ISSA’s business processes and technological improvements, the ISSA maintained its ability to sustain itself as a healthy organization and uninterrupted support system through the unprecedented times brought on by the pandemic.
ISSA International Events Featuring Candy Alexander
CISO Executive Forums
No appearances at the CISO Executive Forum (so far).
- Navigating the Cloud Attack Landscape: Insights for H2 2023 - October 4, 2023