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(ISC)² Announces Newly Elected Board of Directors

Four international security experts to join governing body
to help drive strategic direction of (ISC)²


Clearwater, FL, August 22, 2017 – (ISC)² today announced the results of the annual election for 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 voluntary service on the (ISC)² Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2018:

  • Biljana Cerin, CISSP, Croatia
  • Tony Cole, CISSP, SSCP, U.S.A.
  • Earl Crane, CISSP, U.S.A.
  • Tiffany Jones, CISSP, U.S.A.

“I am extremely grateful to the outgoing members of our Board of Directors for their volunteer service to (ISC)²,” said David Shearer, CEO. “They are leaders in the industry, as are these new members; and we appreciate having their expertise to help guide the organization. I know they will be fantastic additions to the board.”

The four newly 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: For information on the (ISC)² Board of Directors election process, please visit:

About (ISC)²® 
(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 125,000 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, follow us on Twitter or connect with us on Facebook

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