Jen brings over 20+ years of technical security leadership in all three lines of defense including risk management, cybersecurity, and audit. She has a proven track record of developing and transforming teams and programs to improve the security footprint of an organization to help them address regulatory and cybersecurity risks.
Previously, Jen worked at Northwestern Mutual, a fortune 100 financial services company, where she held various leadership roles in the areas of Risk Management, Identity and Access Management, Product Security, and Audit.
Jen holds a BBA in Information Technology from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, and an MBA from Marquette University in Milwaukee WI. Jen also holds the following certifications: ISC2 organization certification of Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and the ISACA organization Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).
Outside of work, Jen spends time as a taxi driver running her two kids to their sporting events and practices. She also loves taking fun vacations with her family and cooking meals together with them.