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Erika has a creative, human and methodical approach to information security. Risk management leveraging solid frameworks, people and tools = great Security!
Erich Kron, Security Awareness Advocate at KnowBe4, is a veteran information security professional with over 18 years’ experience in the medical, aerospace manufacturing and defense fields. He is the former security manager for the 2nd Regional Cyber Center-Western Hemisphere and holds CISSP, CISSP-ISSAP, MCITP, CCENT and ITIL v3 certifications, among others. He has managed the technical integration and functional testing of multi-million-dollar enterprise level technology projects within the Department of Defense, as well as large military security programs. Erich has worked with information security professionals around the world to provide the tools, training and educational opportunities to succeed in the InfoSec industry.
Barbara Endicott-Popovsky, Ph.D., CRISC, is Director for the Center of Information Assurance and Cybersecurity at the University of Washington - designated by the NSA as a Center for Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education and Research - and the Academic Director for the Masters in Infrastructure Planning and Management in the Urban Planning Department of the School of Built Environments. This follows a 20-year career in industry in executive and consulting positions in IT architecture and project management. Her research interests include enterprise-wide information systems security and compliance management, forensic-ready networks, the science of digital forensics and secure coding practices. She is a member of the American Academy of Forensic Scientists.