Rebecca has over 25 years of systems engineering, information security, privacy and compliance experience, is CEO of The Privacy Professor ® consultancy she established in 2004, and is Co-Founder and President of SIMBUS360 Information Security, Privacy, Technology & Compliance cloud services. Rebecca has authored 18 books and hundreds of articles. Rebecca appears 1-2 times monthly on the CWIowa Live morning television show to raise public awareness of current security and privacy topics. Rebecca has been leading the NIST SGIP Smart Grid Privacy Subgroup since 2009, and has been an officer for the IEEE P1912 Privacy and Security Architecture for Consumer Wireless Devices Working Group since mid-2015. Rebecca has been an Adjunct Professor for the Norwich University MSISA program since 2005. Rebecca has received numerous awards and recognitions during her career and currently serves on multiple advisory boards for security, privacy and technology organizations. Rebecca is frequently interviewed and quoted in diverse broadcasts and publications. Rebecca holds the following certifications: CISSP, CISA, CISM, CIPT, CIPM, CIPP/US, FLMI. Rebecca is based in Des Moines, Iowa.