Dawn-Marie Hutchinson

Executive Director at Optiv Inc.

Introduction to Dawn-Marie Hutchinson, Executive Director at Optiv Inc, Executive Counsel Board Member at CAMSS World, Customer Advisory Board Member at SecureAuth Corporation, Advisory Board Member at Saint Joseph’s University and author of the Conversational Geek talks GDPR.

Dawn-Marie Hutchinson is a dynamic and highly accomplished senior executive with more than 18 years of success in healthcare, retail, technology, and professional services sectors. She leverages extensive experience in cyber security and risk management to bridge the gap between deep technical content and information that a C-Level executive can digest and use to make quality decisions. Dawn-Marie has the proven ability to work with Boards of Directors and Executive leadership to facilitate strategic technology conversations to enhance business strategy, improve supply chain operations and manage enterprise risk. Her areas of expertise include strategic planning, business continuity, regulatory compliance, mergers and acquisitions, supply chain management.

Named as one of the “Top 12 Most Influential Women in Cyber Security” by CSO Magazine and “Eight Women to Watch” by SC Magazine, Dawn-Marie has also received recognition as one of CRN’s Women of the Channel Power 50, and was an Eventa Breakaway Leader Nominee. She has authored multiple technical white papers and is regularly cited as a subject matter expert in industry magazines. Dawn-Marie was featured in the article “Women in Cyber Leadership” in Wired Magazine and wrote the article “No One Plans to Fail, But Many Fail to Plan” as a guest author for Secure360. A confident and experienced public speaker, Dawn-Marie presents at over 40 conferences worldwide per year to organizations including RSA, Gartner Security Summit, Net Diligence, Black Hat, IAPP, Evanta CIO and CISO Summits, and ISSA events.

Dawn-Marie graduated from Saint Joseph’s University in 2013 with an MBA in Business Administration. She attained her BA in Political Science and International Relations from the University of New Hampshire in 1999. Dawn-Marie holds certification as a CISM, CISA, CRISC, and PCI QSA.

My Sessions

Become a Board-Level Bad Ass

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Become a Board–Level Bad Ass: The Information Security Leaders Guide to Board-Preparation. Join us, as we pull up a chair to the board table and share some perspective, from the seat of a board member and insights into board-prep from through the eyes of an information security leader.

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