Kim Alkire is an experienced IT leader with over 18 years of expertise across healthcare, finance, and government industries. Currently, the System Director of Cyber Wellness at Health First, responsible for Information Security, SecOps and Cybersecurity Engineering previous roles have included privacy and security officer. Kim is skilled in building key business relationships to integrate security positively and proactively. Her specialties include outcome-based strategy, solution design, and effective communication of security topics such as risk. She holds an MBA and BS in Computer Information Systems from Saint Leo University and holds numerous certifications including CISSP, CISSP-ISSMP, and HCISPP.