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Krista Mikaële Theodore, MSIS
Memorial Healthcare System, Cyber Security Analyst

Krista Mikaële Theodore, MSIS: - Cyber Security Analyst, Certified Security Compliance Specialist, PCI Professional v.3.1, NSTISSI No. 4011, Security + CE, GSEC
Krista Theodore is a Cyber Security Analyst for Memorial Healthcare System. Prior to joining Memorial, she was an IT Security Engineer for the University of Miami’s Information Security Office. As an IT Security Engineer, she was responsible for developing security strategies and consulting on best practices to maintain the confidentiality, integrity and availability of university data. Her specific areas of expertise are cybersecurity awareness and education, regulatory compliance, and risk management. She holds several security certifications such as Certified Security Compliance Specialist, Payment Card Industry Professional, GIAC Security Essentials & CompTIA Security+. Krista earned concurrent Bachelor of Science degrees from The Pennsylvania State University in Information Sciences and Technology: Integration and Application, and Security and Risk Analysis: Information and Cyber Security. Additionally, she earned her Master of Science in Information Systems and Business Analytics at Florida International University. Krista is the founder of the Digital Immigrants Project, a local organization which provides education, training and awareness to individuals born before the widespread adoption of digital technology. She serves as board member and role model speaker for ITWomen, a non-profit organization which strives to narrow the gender gap in technology and increase the potential for innovation and economic growth through gender equity. She is a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Project Semicolon, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, Miami Electronic Crimes Task Force, InfraGard, and Information Systems Security Association.
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