Dick Langford has 20 years experience in information protection in the financial sector, first at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, and now with BB&T – one of the nation’s most respected financial institutions.  Dick has managed various elements of BB&T’s information protection program since 1998, including, Policy Management, Awareness and Education and Governance programs.  His current position as Information Security Officer, reporting to CISO Ken Kilby, has responsibility for managing information security governance which includes directing a network of over 100 Information Security Compliance Managers representing each line of business, subsidiary, and affiliate company within BB&T Corporation, thereby ensuring compliance with federal and state information protection legislation and regulations.