Chief Information Security Officer, Venminder
Kirkpatrick manages the information security team and information security initiatives within Venminder. He has been an integral part of developing many of the company's product offerings, which customers use to simplify their risk management efforts, and he continues to enhance Venminder's information security and product offerings as the risk environment evolves. Kirkpatrick has held both management and control-based roles and has created and successfully led security, risk and audit programs. He taught network security at a community college over three class years and remains active with the program.
Kirkpatrick has many related professional certifications including: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), ISACA’s Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM), GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), and GIAC Critical Controls Certification (GCCC).