Chrisan Herrod, Former Securities & Exchange Commission CSO, Joins RiskWatch as Executive Vice President

ANNAPOLIS, Md. , Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Chrisan Herrod , former Chief Security Officer for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, has joined RiskWatch as Executive Vice President. During her tenure at the SEC, she was responsible for implementing both corporate security, information security and IT business continuity programs. At RiskWatch, Herrod will be developing an expanded management team, market expansion and business development into new markets, and also developing new products around the financial markets and operational risk.

Herrod has worked with RiskWatch as a client when she served as Chief Information Officer for Fannie Mae. At Fannie Mae, she was part of the White House-sponsored Partnership for Critical Infrastructure Security as the Information Sharing and Analysis Working Group Chair.

Recently, Chrisan was Vice President of Compliance Solutions for Compliance Spectrum and was responsible for delivering extensive insight and expertise in IT compliance to federal and commercial customers.

Herrod is an adjunct professor teaching information security and leadership courses with both the University of Fairfax and Syracuse University. As a member of the U.S. intelligence community, she taught information security courses at National Defense University.

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