Director Vendor Management Risk Assessments
Information technology professional with over 35 years experience managing IT based programs, Compliance audits, remediation tasks, developing Information Security programs and operations support groups and M&A operations. • Solid project management skills with the ability to effectively manage multiple projects and groups across a diverse organization. • Excellent business analysis and documentation skills with a focus on keeping current with new technology, new regulations and gathering intelligence for the industries pertinent to line of business functions. • Excellent people management skills with a focus on developing trust based relationships and leveraging positive re-enforcement tools to build teams that are more effective. • Hands on experience with developing privacy and security compliant policies, processes, and implementing technology tools that improve the security posture of an organization. • Strong organizational and communication skill sets. • Ability to quickly learn and grasp new technology concepts. Specialties: CISSP, CIPP, IS-700 FEMA certs. RFP management, vendor management, policy and process development and implementation, security awareness training program, managing audits from clients as well as SAS 70.