Brenda has 20 years of experience in information security and is the CISO at Teranet. Prior to her role at Teranet, Brenda was the Director of Information Security at IIROC and had reporting responsibilities on the security program at the Board level. Her leadership in delivering the security program achieved significant security posture growth enterprise-wide as independently validated by third parties.
Prior to IIROC, she was a Senior Manager at the professional services firm Deloitte and served more than a hundred North and South American clients providing management consulting in security such as security strategy advisory, vulnerability and penetration assessments, and Payment Card Industry advisory.
Brenda is an alumni of the University of Toronto with a background in Computer Science and holds various certifications including CCISO, CISSP, GSLC, CISM, and CISA. She has been a guest speaker/panelist on a number of security topics for many associations and organizations.