Cathie has over 25 years of experience in information technology. Her experience includes 18 years in healthcare IT with focus on network and systems security and HIPAA compliance. She also served as Deputy Chief Information Security Officer for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Cathie is currently the VP/CISO for Governance, Risk and Compliance of Impact Makers, Inc., a management and IT consulting company focused on Healthcare. She maintains certifications as Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT), Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).