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(ISC)² Board of Directors Elect 2019 Officers

New board members provide strong continuity for association leadership

Clearwater, FL, January 23, 2019 – (ISC)² – the world’s largest nonprofit association of certified cybersecurity professionals – today announced the newly-elected officers for its Board of Directors. Each will serve a one-year term in their positions. The board is comprised of cybersecurity professionals from around the world representing academia, private organizations and government agencies.

Effective January 12, 2019, the following individuals assumed board officer positions:

  • Chairperson: Jennifer Minella, CISSP
  • Vice Chairperson: Greg Thompson, CISSP
  • Treasurer: Arthur R. Friedman, CISSP
  • Secretary: Zachary Tudor, CISSP

“On behalf of the (ISC)² membership and our organization, I want to express my gratitude to the outgoing board members for their time and service," said (ISC)² CEO David Shearer, CISSP. “Dr. Kevin Charest, Dave Kennedy, Wim Remes and Professor Hiroshi Yasuda volunteered countless hours of their time over the past three years to help guide the strategy of our organization as we continue on the path of inspiring a safe and secure cyber world.”

All volunteers and (ISC)²-certified, the board provides governance and oversight for the organization, grants certifications to qualifying candidates and enforces adherence to the (ISC)² Code of Ethics. For more information, please visit

About (ISC)²

Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, (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, pragmatic approach to security. Our membership, more than 140,000 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 The Center for Cyber Safety and Education™. For more information on (ISC)², visit, follow us on Twitter or connect with us on Facebook and LinkedIn.

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Brian Alberti
Corporate Public Relations Manager (ISC)²
(617) 510-1540