Teri Radichel, CEO of 2nd Sight Lab
Hero since 2016
Teri has helped 1000's of companies with cloud security through consulting, writing, research, and training. She moved a web hosting business to the cloud and then started the Seattle AWS Architects and Engineers Meetup in 2013 which now has over 2500 members. Teri was on the original team that helped Capital One move production workloads to AWS. At another company, she led a team of 30 people in two countries, architected a SAAS IOT solution on AWS and delivered a secure CI/CD pipeline based on her white paper, Balancing Security and Innovation with Event Driven Automation. She then moved into security research, writing articles for publications such as Dark Reading and Infosecurity Magazine and reverse engineered malware.
Teri has presented on cloud security at major security conferences including RSA, AWS re:Invent, Countermeasure, SANS Networking, SANS Cloud Summit, and BSides. She received SANS Differences Makers Award for cloud security innovation. She writes a blog called Cloud Security, and you can follow her on Twitter @teriradichel.
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