Teri Radichel, CEO of 2nd Sight Lab
Hero since 2016
Teri Radichel is the CEO of 2nd Sight Lab, a cybersecurity company that offers three services: cloud security training to organizations, penetration tests, and security assessments. She also answers cybersecurity questions for clients on consulting calls scheduled through IANS Research.
She is the author of the book Cybersecurity for Executives in the Age of Cloud, an AWS Security Hero, and received the SANS 2017 Difference Makers Award for security innovation. Teri has 13 cybersecurity and pentesting certifications, including the GSE, which required a two-day hands-on in person test to pass at the time she obtained it.
She also holds master’s degrees in software engineering and cybersecurity. She was a member of the original Capital One cloud team and has also worked as Cloud Architect, Director of SAAS Engineering, Director of Security Research, E-commerce Architect, Software Engineer, and Telecom Analyst.
She founded three companies and an AWS Meetup that grew to over 3000 people. Teri has spoken at numerous conferences worldwide including RSA, AWS re:Invent, re:Inforce, OWASP AppSec Day, Microsoft Build, and Serverless Days. You can follow her on Medium or sign up for her email list for frequent posts on AWS Security, and find out how she started got in programming and cybersecurity at https://medium.com/cloud-security.
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