Rebecca Herold, CISSP, CISM

Rebecca Herold & Associates, LLC

Tel: (515) 996-2199
E-mail: rebeccaherold@rebeccaherold.com
Web: www.rebeccaherold.com

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Leading information security, privacy, compliance and training consultant ranked top three privacy advisors by Computerworld.


Rebecca Herold, The Privacy Professor®, CIPP, CISSP, CISA, CISM, FLM, is a leading information security, privacy, compliance and training consultant. Rebecca is listed among Computerworld’s top three Best Privacy Advisors in the world, and as a Top Influencer in IT Security by IT Security magazine. The security training exercise Rebecca created has also won the CSI Information Security Program of the Year. Rebecca is also an Adjunct Professor for the Norwich University Master of Science in Information Assurance program. In addition, she currently leads the federal government's NIST Smart Grid privacy standards committee. Rebecca has a B.S. in Math and Computer Science from Central Missouri State University and a M.A. in Computer Science and Education from the University of Northern Iowa.

Through her company, Rebecca Herold & Associates, she provides information security, privacy, compliance and education services, including keynotes and speeches across industries. A 20+ year veteran in her field, Rebecca continues to set herself apart by developing and delivering proprietary security, privacy and compliance material, maintaining her unique status as a practitioner and consultant.

Rebecca created the content for Compliance Helper (compliancehelper.com), which provides complete documentation for a company’s information security and privacy management platform, meeting multiple regulatory compliance requirements and providing personal support. The Second edition of Rebecca’s highly-rated book, "Managing an Information Security and Privacy Awareness and Training Program" was recently published, and she is currently working on her fifteenth book. Rebecca has published over 200 industry articles, writes multiple monthly columns, and has done hundreds of news media interviews.

Rebecca is frequently invited to speak at conferences and seminars, creating and delivering workshops on behalf of the Computer Security Institute (CSI), ISACA and ISSA, as well as customized training for organizations of diverse focus and size.

Rebecca Herold, The Privacy Professor ®
Rebecca Herold & Associates, LLC
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