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Caroline Hamilton is an expert in security risk analysis and security risk assessment. She works with a variety of Infrastructure including, healthcare, finance, compliance and international companies. Recent projects include customizing risk assessment and risk analysis programs for clients -- the U.S. Department of Defense, the Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, KAUST in Saudi Arabia, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Agency, and dozens of multinational companies, hospitals, and government agencies.

She was a Charter member of the US-UK Risk Management Model Builders Workshop, which was a joint Workshop between U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom to create the first security risk guidelines from 1988 – 1995. She served on the U.S. National Security Agency’s Network Rating Model workshop, and from 1996-1998, served on a working group to create a Defensive Information Warfare Risk Management Model, for the U.S. Department of Defense, under the auspices of the Office of the Secretary of Defense.

She is on the ASIS Physical Security Council, the IAHSS Board, the ASIS Information Technology Security council, and is a member of SARMA. A former member of the IBM Data Governance Council, she grew up in California, and graduated from the University of California.