CYBERSECURITY DIVAS: THE MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN IN CYBERSECURITYHonoring the trailblazers who have established themselves as leaders, mentors and influencers.
Our Mission is built on the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion, Cybersecurity DIVAS (Women who are DRIVEN, INSPIRATIONAL, and VISIONARY who have taken ACTION in SECURITY) are devoted to helping other women succeed in Cybersecurity by mentoring and guiding them. Additionally, we will provide funding for training and certification and job placement support. The goal is to develop the next generation of rainmakers and thought leaders in Cybersecurity.
Featured Security Leaders
Lyndrel Downs is an African American female, single mother of
three, and the Founder of Cybersecurity DIVAS. As the only
woman in most of her classes, her journey was filled with
discouragement from professors and a lack of support from
fellow students. Then a mentor came into her life and helped
her believe in herself which empowered her to overcome those
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Lyndrel Downs is an African American female, single mother of three, and the Founder of Cybersecurity DIVAS. As the only woman in most of her classes, her journey was filled with discouragement from professors and a lack of support from fellow students.
Angelique Napoleon is a Cybersecurity DIVA, and she is making a difference in the world; she is a role model for what it means to be a Cybersecurity DIVA. She is a Veteran, a Cybersecurity SME at General Dynamics Information Technology, and a mentor and a trainer.
Gina Frierson is a fourth-year college student majoring in Chemical Engineering. During her time in this program, Gina has struggled to fit in with her friends and receive the help she needs from her professors. Part of the problem is that there aren’t many students with her background, which could seem like a barrier to furthering her career prospects compared to her peers.
Carmen Morales is a single mother who also happens to be a self-proclaimed geek at heart. She has volunteered to gain more knowledge in cybersecurity but has been unable to break through the door. After becoming a Jr DIVA and working with a Cybersecurity DIVAS mentor, she is on her way to landing her first real job in the cybersecurity field
DIVAS: JR DIVAS PROGRAM
MENTORING: Guidance, Mentoring and Coaching
FINANCIAL ASSISTANC: Funding to cover the cost of Training and certification
CYBERSECURITY CERTIFICATIONS: Guided by DIVAS Mentors
We Need Your Help with a tax deductible donation
Help the DIVAS reach our goal of $1,500,000 by the end of July 15, 2022. Funds will help find quality mentors and job placement assistance and will allow every Junior DIVA to receive up to $6,500 for the cost of training and certifications.
The gender and racial disparity in cybersecurity are ENORMOUS; women make up about 14% of the workforce, while minority women make up about 1%.
Cybersecurity DIVAS is an organization created to empower women curently in cybersercurity and do welcome you with open arms.
Come become a part of our growing movment as we are growing to include more women just like you who are involved in cybersecurity industry.
We accept women of every natioanlity and creed as long as you share our goal of empowing women who are ambitous if you feel like you are that woman we welcome you with open arms.
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Cybersecurity DIVAS: Focus, Plan, Contact Us
Focus: To help women who are in Cyber security become a part of a growing empowerment Organization.
Plan: keep uplifting diversity in the world of cybersecurity
Contact Us: Reach out to us directly to join our growing community at our contact page or click on the link below