(ISC)² Announces Newly Elected Members to the Board of Directors
Five International Security Experts to Join Membership Association
to Help Drive Strategic Direction of (ISC)²
Clearwater FL, December 5, 2016 — (ISC)²®today announces the results of the annual election to its board of directors. The 13-member board provides strategy, governance and oversight for the organization, grants certifications to qualifying candidates, and enforces adherence to the (ISC)² Code of Ethics.
The following individuals will begin their three-year term on the (ISC)² Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2017:
Friedman, CISSP, U.S.A.
CISSP, CCSP, New Zealand
Minella, CISSP, U.S.A.
Thompson, CISSP, Canada
“I look forward to working with the new and returning board members as we achieve our vision to inspire a safe and secure cyber world,” said David Shearer, CEO. “And I take this opportunity to recognize the outstanding contributions that the outgoing members of our board of directors have made to (ISC)². They have tirelessly supported (ISC)2 as well as the Center for Cyber Safety and Education™ in many other volunteer capacities.”
The five recently-elected professionals will join
the ranks of other top cyber, information, software and infrastructure security
professionals from around the world representing academia, private
organizations and government agencies. Each of the board members volunteer to
provide strategic direction for the organization and are (ISC)²-certified.
For a complete list of current board members, please visit: https://www.isc2.org/About/Board-of-Directors. For information on the (ISC)² Board of Directors election process, please visit https://www.isc2.org/About/Board-of-Directors/Board-Elections.
(ISC)² is an international nonprofit membership association focused on inspiring a safe and secure cyber world. Best known for the acclaimed Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) certification, (ISC)2 offers a portfolio of credentials that are part of a holistic, programmatic approach to security. Our membership, over 120,000 strong, is made up of certified cyber, information, software and infrastructure security professionals who are making a difference and helping to advance the industry. Our vision is supported by our commitment to educate and reach the general public through our charitable foundation– The Center for Cyber Safety and EducationTM. For more information on (ISC)², visit www.isc2.org, follow us on Twitter or connect with us on Facebook.
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