Ms. Jennifer Minella
VP of Engineering & Security
Carolina Advanced Digital
Jennifer Minella is VP of Engineering and Consulting CISO with Carolina Advanced Digital, Inc. In her engineering role, Minella leads strategic research and consulting for government agencies, educational institutions and Fortune 100 and 500 corporations and oversees all functions of the company servicing non-federal clients. In addition to her normal business roles, Minella is a published author, editorial contributor, and trusted adviser for information security topics to media. No stranger to public speaking, she’s a highly sought speaker who frequents international conferences including RSA Conference, NSA Trusted Computing Conference, Interop, Infosec World, Deep Sec, SecTor, CSI and many others. _x000D_
Jennifer's also known for introducing mindfulness-based leadership to individuals and organizations in infosec. And aside from meditation and security, she's a competitive powerlifter and dancer including ballroom and swing. She also loves Figment, the imagination dragon._x000D_
Mrs. Minella has served on the (ISC)2 Board of Directors since 2014 in various roles including Chairman of the Board in 2019.