Cybersecurity COI May 2019
Invited Speaker: Kathy Zelnik, Deputy Chief Risk Officer, Federal Student Aid Office, Department of Education
Join the ACT-IAC Cybersecurity COI to hear from invited speaker Kathy Zelnik, Deputy Chief Risk Officer of the Federal Student Aid Office for the U.S. Department of Education. Kathy will discuss ERM & Cybersecurity Risk Management.
About the Speaker
Kathy Zelnik is Deputy Chief Enterprise Risk Officer at the U.S. Department of Education, Federal Student Aid (FSA). Ms. Zelnik supports the Chief Enterprise Risk Officer in the management of enterprise-wide risks associated with FSA’s $1.5 trillion portfolio representing over 40 million students. Ms. Zelnik has worked over 25 years to embed a proactive and dynamic risk management capability and mindset into business practices, starting from the onset of strategic planning and extending throughout strategy implementation and execution. She has designed and implemented ERM programs in both the commercial and Federal sectors. She has a BS from the University of Maryland and an MBA in Finance from Mercer University and a Black Belt certification from Villanova. She is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). Ms. Zelnik was a part of the core team that has rewritten the COSO framework on Enterprise Risk Management (ERM): Enterprise Risk Management- Aligning with Strategy and Performance.
Meeting Venue (note new location)
1250 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20036
Nearby Metro: Dupont Circle (Red line)
Take the south exit. Top of escalator head south on Connecticut Avenue. Go one block and cross N Street. The building will be on the right.
Participants coming from the Green, Blue, Yellow and Silver Metro lines will need to transfer lines at Metro Center.