Patricia Titus is the Chief Privacy and Information Security Officer at Markel Corporation. Ms. Titus joined Markel Corporation in January 2016 as the Chief Information Security Officer and added Chief Privacy Officer in January 2017 with responsibility for ensuring the security and privacy of Markel’s information assets and the protection of customer information. Previously, Ms. Titus was the Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer at Freddie Mac, Symantec, Unisys Corporation and the Transportation Security Administration within the Department of Homeland Security. She was focused on transforming, implementing and maintaining robust IT security programs.
Ms. Titus also serves on the Executive Advisory Board for Forcepoint a cyber security company and the Board of Advisors for Guardant Global a worldwide services company. She is on the Board of Directors for the Girl Scouts for the Commonwealth of Virgina and is a Distinguished Fellow at the Ponemon Institute. She serves on the Board of Advisors for the Executive Women’s forum. Ms. Titus also worked overseas for several years in various positions within the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.S. State Department and various private sector firms. She has more than 25 years of security management experience.