Presented by Kelli Burns • Chief Information Security Officer & Associate Vice President, Symetra
“As leaders, our job is to help build a foundation.” Join Kelli Burns, Chief Information Security Officer & Associate Vice President at Symetra- an insurance, benefits and retirement company, as she discusses why culture is the foundation for innovation. From Cybersecurity risks to regulatory compliance and day to day operations, learn how to factor the time to build a culture of engagement from one of Seattle’s best.
Kelli is a Graduate of the University of Montana with a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems. She holds her Certified Information Security Manager and Certified Information Systems Auditor certifications and held the ISO 27001 Implementer and Auditor certification in the past. Kelli has 10+ years of experience in IT Consulting and Security with the last four being focused on building an Information Security program at Symetra. Kelli oversees the Identity and Access Management, Incident Response, IT Risk Management, Disaster Recovery, Privacy and Vendor Information Security Oversight Programs. She leads a team of security professionals at Symetra, responsible for developing, maintaining, overseeing, and operating security tools, processes, and policies. Kelli oversees the protection of information assets via security event management, risk assessments, technology reviews and incident response. Kelli sits on the University of Montana Advisory Board to help build our next generation of security professionals.