Harry O’Laughlin, CISSP, CISM is just starting his third year as the Chief Information Security Officer at the California Department of Insurance, where his role primarily centers around developing and maturing the Information Security Program within that agency. A career IT professional with over 30 years of experience, his focus on Information Security started in 2007, when transitioning from Network Administration and Infrastructure work in the private sector to State employment, accepting a position as the CISO for the Governor's Office of Emergency Services. In 2012, he moved on to work in the CISO’s office for the California Department of Public Health, and then was hired as the CISO for California Air Resources Board for the 2 years prior to his current appointment.
In addition to traveling internationally to design and install computer networks for faith-based, nonprofit organizations in Ethiopia, he is an Ironman tri-athlete, a vocalist in a jazz ensemble, and a photographer who enjoys displaying his art in public exhibits when the opportunity presents itself.
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