USDA CISO at Cyber COI meeting
Invited Speaker: Venice Goodwine, CISO, US Department of Agriculture
Join the Cyber COI to hear from Venice Goodwine, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for the US Department of Agriculture.
At the meeting, also learn about current and upcoming COI projects and how you can be involved.
About the Speaker
Venice M. Goodwine serves as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for the US Department of Agriculture. She has over 26 years of Information Technology experience spanning private industry, contracting, active and reserve military service, and the federal government. Her experience includes leading large IT organizations, developing agency-wide strategy and policy, establishing governance, overseeing cybersecurity operations, executing IT acquisition, and program management.
Prior to her current position, Goodwine served as a cyber advisor to the Marine Corps Systems Command leadership responsible for delivering capabilities to the USMC warfighter. Her diverse roles include Commander of an Air Force Cyber Squadron, Lead Cyber Policy Analyst at Headquarters Air Force, Pacific Region Communications Planner, and USMC Program Manager/Regional Contracting Officer Representative.
Goodwine received numerous awards and decorations for her leadership, innovation, technical expertise and creative problem solving skills.
Goodwine earned a Masters of Business Administration from William Carey University, Bachelor of Science in Computer and Information Science from University of Maryland, a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) from ISC2, Project Management Professional (PMP) from Project Management Institute (PMI), and DAWIA Level 3 Certification in Information Technology from Defense Acquisition University (DAU).
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.
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ACT-IAC Cybersecurity COI Leadership Team
Kenneth Adams, Industry Chair
Steven Hernandez, Government Chair
Matt Sexton, Industry Vice-Chair
Jonathan Trimble, Government Vice-Chair
Darren Death, Programs Chair
Peter Epley, Communications Chair