WISP Board

Kenesa Ahmad, JD, LLM, CIPP/US

Board Member | Chair, Community Initiatives Project Director

  • 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 | Vice Chair, Chief Evangelist

  • 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

Board Member | Treasurer, Webmaster

  • 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 Lead

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

Lisa Hawke
Board Member | Events Lead

  • Director of Security and Compliance at Everlaw

Rachel Faber Tobac
Board Member | Creative Lead

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

Melanie Ensign

Board Member | Social Media & Public Relations Co-Lead

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




Audrey Nahrvar

Board Member | Program Development Lead

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