Key WISP Volunteers

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WISP would not be possible without the great work of our volunteers.
That’s why we would like to introduce you to some of them here!

ANA HERNANDEZ

Marketing Team

Ana is an Information Security Professional, passionate about the Cybersecurity field, and enjoys learning new technologies, obtaining new skills and honing existing ones. She is a graduate student at the University of South Florida in Cybersecurity – Digital Forensics. As a digital forensic student, she had the opportunity to trace, analyze, and investigate data resulting in crucial evidence for test cases done in class. Ana obtained her undergraduate degree in Computer Science at FIU which gives her a background in software engineering.


Alyssa Coley

Event Committee

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Alyssa Coley is an Associate at Aleada Consulting, where she advises clients on privacy, data protection, and information security issues. Alyssa assists with developing and implementing global privacy and data protection programs, assessing multi jurisdictional legal and regulatory obligations, and integrating privacy protections into emerging technology. Alyssa received her law degree from UC Hastings, College of the Law and she is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US).


catherine richards

Equal Respect Speakers Bureau Co-leads

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Catherine is an InfoSec and Privacy marketing and communications professional, passionate about discovering and articulating why, and how, brands stand out in their categories. Key to achieving that is her ability to empower and enable engineers, subject matter experts, executives and customers to articulate and share their perspectives. She designs thought leadership communications platforms for brands and individuals and learning tracks at industry and sales training events. Catherine obtained her Bachelor of Science in Art & Design from California Polytechnic State University.


Breonna Burrell

DEF CON Events Lead

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As Bugcrowd’s operations manager, Breonna brings several years of event coordination and training content creation experience to the cybersecurity space. She is excited by the opportunity to develop her technical and leadership skills and grow within the industry. She is passionate about developing strong relationships, both personally and professionally. She hopes to empower women to make waves and innovate the security and privacy field. Breonna graduated with distinction from California State University, Monterey Bay with a Bachelors of Arts in Communications.


Irene MO

DEF CON Lead

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Irene is an Associate at Aleada Consulting, where she advises clients on privacy, data protection, and information security issues.

Prior to joining Aleada, she was a legal technology consultant. In this role, she helped organizations with project management, lean-process improvement, content creation, and community building. She was also an inaugural NextGen Fellow at the American Bar Association Center for Innovation, where she focused on the privacy and data security risks faced by low-income and marginalized individuals. For her work at the Center, she was recognized by Legaltech News as one of the "18 Millennials Changing the Face of Legal Tech,” and by the ABA's Legal Technology Resource Center as one of the "Women of Legal Tech."

Irene is a licensed attorney in Michigan and Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US).


Naila Browne

Black Hat Lead

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Naila Browne is the Security and Compliance Analyst for the National Notary Association, a non-profit consumer protection organization. She is passionate about cybersecurity, data protection, and protecting personal and financial data. When she is not at work, Naila is also an avid Star Wars fan and a leading member of several droid building groups. She has built a fully functional BB-8 unit, and uses droid building as way to teach STEM to open doors for both men and women interested in robotics.


Marina Kublanovskaya

Equal Respect Speakers Bureau Co-leads

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Marina is an Associate at Aleada Consulting, where she advises clients on privacy, data protection, and information security issues. Prior to joining Aleada, Marina worked as a cannabis attorney where she developed innovative solutions for clients in the emerging commercial cannabis industry. Marina received her law degree from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, and is in the process of obtaining certification as a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US).


Stephanie (StephAndSec)

WISP DEF CON Scholarship Leads

 
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Jordin (cybervix3n)

WISP DEF CON Scholarship Leads

 
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Caitlin Gruenberg

WISP DEF CON Scholarship Leads

 
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Ashley Tolbert

WISP DEF CON Scholarship Leads

 
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