Jason Yakencheck is an Associate Partner and the Cybersecurity Solutions Leader for IBM Global Business Services’ Cybersecurity and Biometrics practice. He is the President of ISACA’s Greater Washington, D.C. Chapter (GWDC) since 2018, a non-profit based in Arlington, VA that serves over 3,500 members in Washington, D.C, Northern Virginia and Maryland. His leadership experience and strong background in project management enables clients to identify optimal approaches to solution design through best practices and secure architecture, workflow automation, and alignment of cybersecurity with core business processes. Jason is an avid cybersecurity writer for SecurityIntelligence, Govloop, and ISACA. He is a regular cybersecurity speaker at tech conferences throughout the USA and has been interviewed by publications such as TechTarget and Politico for his expertise in Cybersecurity. Jason graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science degree and holds the following professional certifications: CISSP-ISSAP, CISA, CISM, and PMP.