Job Title: Chief Information Security & Privacy Officer
Organization: Indian Health Service, California Area
- Health Specific Cybersecurity- continuity of care
- Lessons Learned from Ransomware- tech and business perspective
Reese Weber, MBA, CISSP, is the Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer for Indian Health Service at the California Area Office in Sacramento, CA. In this role, she works with Federal, Tribal and Urban healthcare facilities throughout California to improve their cybersecurity posture, technical infrastructure, privacy and security policies, and HIPAA compliance. In her 10 years at IHS, she served as both the System Administrator and Information System Security Officer (ISSO) before becoming the California Area Office CISO. Prior to joining Indian Health Service, she served as an ISSO for the Department of Defense, and before that, as a Technical Sergeant in the United States Air Force. Reese holds an MBA from Brandman University, a graduate certificate in Public and Non-Profit Leadership, a BBA in Information Systems, and the highest information security credential, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). Her combined 20 years of civil service has given her a wide breadth of IT, security and leadership experience that lends to her passion and enthusiasm for all things cybersecurity. Reese has a mild (read: major) Disney obsession; and she loves traveling with her family.