CISO, Booz Allen Hamilton
Rebecca McHale currently serves as CISO for Booz Allen Hamilton. Previously, she was Novetta's Senior Director for Cyber Programs, responsible for providing cybersecurity strategic planning support to executive-level customers and overseeing Federal and commercial cybersecurity programs. McHale has more than 13 years of experience delivering high quality and adaptive cybersecurity services to clients in public and private sector. Her focus has been largely on computer network defense (CND) strategies and implementation - overseeing large-scale security operations centers (SOCs), leading extensive incident response efforts, and providing technical direction for enterprise security solutions. Prior to joining Novetta, Rebecca spent most of her career with CSRA in information assurance, CND and infrastructure management roles. McHale holds a Masters in Discrete Mathematics and Computing Applications with Royal Holloway College, University of London. She is also a certified CISSP and PMP.