Donna Gallaher

Donna is President & CEO of New Oceans Enterprises where she serves as a Virtual / Fractional Chief Information Security Officer and Privacy Officer to several small to medium sized companies. Prior to venturing out on her own, she served as a C-Level strategic advisor in IT, Cyber Strategy and Data Privacy for multiple global companies for over 15 years including Incomm, RGP, First Advantage, ABB, SunGard and Wipro.

She currently serves on the Board of Advisors for the FAIR Institute and is President of the Atlanta FAIR Chapter and on the Private Directors Association Cybersecurity Initiative.   Her articles have been published in the ISSA Journal and National Technology Security Coalition website.

She holds CISSP and C|CISO certifications in Cybersecurity; CIPP/E, CIPM in Data Privacy and has been designated a Fellow of Information Privacy (“FIP”) by IAPP and an ITIL Certification in IT Service Management. She holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Auburn University and lives in Atlanta, GA.