Arlene is an experienced Information Security professional who has worked in senior and leadership positions for many years both as a consultant, educator, hands-on practitioner and team leader. Arlene’s many years of consulting experience in the Technology Risk group of a major accounting firm allowed her to help clients of varied sizes in numerous industries assess and design their information protection architecture, policies and processes. Arlene has developed and taught Information Security courses at the masters level for many years. Arlene is a CISSP and a CISA. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Chicago and a Masters in Computer Science, Telecommunications from DePaul University.