WISP Board

Rachel Faber Tobac
Board Member | Community Initiatives Project Director, Chair, Funds Development

  • CEO & Co-founder SocialProof Security
  • DEFCON 24 + 25 Social Engineering Capture the Flag (SECTF) 2nd Place Winner
  • UX Research, Course Hero

Lisa Hawke
Board Member | Vice Chair, Education

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  • Director of Security and Compliance at Everlaw
  • Board of Advisers, Adaptable Security
  • Licensed Attorney in Massachusetts and New York
  • Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional (CCEP) and Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Contributing writer to Legaltech News, Above the Law, SCCE Magazine, Ethikos - The Journal of Practical Business Ethics

Kenesa Ahmad, JD, LLM, CIPP/US

Board Member | Expansion
Co-Founder

  • Partner, Aleada Consulting
  • Privacy Associate, Promontory Financial Group
  • 2010-2012 Legal & Policy Fellow at Future of Privacy Forum
  • Co-author, principal textbooks for the IAPP CIPP program

Elena Elkina, JD, LLM, CIPP/US, CIPT, CIPM
Board Member | Secretary, Expansion
Co-Founder

  • Partner, Aleada Consulting
  • Global Privacy Office, McKesson
  • Board Member, Leading Women in Technology
  • Former VP of Legal & Compliance at several large banks
  • Former roles at Rocket Software, WilmerHale
  • In-house Counsel at LUKoil

Alya Gennaro, CIPP/US, CIPT, CISA, CRISC, PMP
Board Member | Treasurer, Webmaster
Co-Founder

  • Partner, Aleada Consulting LLC
  • Former Director of Privacy and Technology Risk Consulting at Sunera LLC
  • Former Director of Risk Consulting & IT Advisory Services at KPMG


K. Anna Vaccari, LLM, CIPP/US
Board Member | Tandem Mentoring, Expansion
Co-Founder

  • Privacy Program Manager at Facebook
  • Former Senior Privacy Consultant at Sunera LLC
  • Licensed Attorney in California and Germany


Melanie Ensign

Board Member | Funds Development, Marketing/PR

  • Head of Security + Privacy Communications, Uber
  • Press Department Lead, DEF CON
  • Former Security Communications Manager, Facebook

Audrey Nahrvar

Board Member | Education

  • Application Security Engineer, AppDynamics
  • Frequent speaker on secure SDLC, penetration testing, and red team exercises
  • Former Information Security Engineer, Autodesk
  • Former Chemist, Receptos