Director, Federal Advisory
KPMG in the U.S.
Jenn is a Director in KPMG’s Advisory Services practice with more than 15 years of cyber risk management advisory and IT risk management guidance.
She has a strong background across the logical application of I&T Risk Framework and considerable experience with security governance, risk management, and compliance relevant for business partners. She developed solutions involving security and mission or business risk.
Jenn has substantial experience leading and coordinating IT Risk advisory engagements across several industries, with a focus on the policy, technology, and security strategy. She has served as senior risk adviser to intelligence and defense CIOs who spearheaded a U.S. government-wide security transformation initiative. The initiative resulted in a unified information security framework across the federal government.
She co-led the creation of the first-ever cybersecurity guidance publication for the Department of Defense acquisition community, as well as the development and rollout of cyber risk management initiatives enabling the integration of IT and cyber considerations into broader organizational and enterprise risk management programs.
MA National Security Studies, Georgetown University
BS Administration of Justice, Rutgers University
NIST Special Publication 800-37 Revision 2, "Risk Management Framework for Information Systems and Organizations: A System Lifecycle Approach for Security and Privacy" September 2017.
NIST Special Publication 800-39," Managing Information Security Risk: Organization, Mission, and Information System View", March 2011.
NIST Special Publication 800-30 Revision 1 "Guide for Conducting Risk Assessments", September 2012.
NIST Special Publication 800-53 Revision 4, "Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations" April 2013.