“The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is getting Kiersten Todt — a veteran of cyber-focused roles in the executive branch, on Capitol Hill and the private sector — as its chief of staff.
Todt has been heading up the Cyber Readiness Institute, a non-profit focused on developing cybersecurity tools for small businesses. She now returns to the public sector at CISA, housed within the Department of Homeland Security…”
“Now, at CISA, Todt will focus on long-range objectives, allocating resources and the CISA workforce.
‘I look forward to shaping CISA’s long-term planning and working with industry, federal agencies, and state, local, tribal, and territorial government partners to chart the path forward for a more secure and resilient nation,’ Todt said in a statement accompanying CISA’s announcement of her post Monday…” Read the full article here.
Source: CISA hires long-time cyber pro Kiersten Todt as chief of staff – By Tim Starks, September 13, 2021. CyberScoop.