Privacy Committee

The Privacy Committee’s primary objective is to contribute to data privacy of U.S. national systems by promoting communication and interaction between industry, government and military on privacy domain concerns, changes, impacts, and expectations of legislation, policy, and governing guidelines.

Co-Chairs

Russell Densmore, Principal Cyber Security Engineer for Raytheon Corporation

Edward Yakabovicz, Cyber Fellow for Northrop Grumman’s Global Cyber Center of Excellence in the Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division

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Russell Densmore
Russell Densmore is a Principal Cyber Security Engineer for Raytheon Corporation and holds several cyber security and privacy certifications.  Mr. Densmore is a Fellow of Information Privacy and is renowned for information security, cyber forensic investigations, privacy program management, and physical security. He has been recognized by the US Attorney General, and the Federal Bureau of Investigations for support against Cyber criminals.

Mr. Densmore is also Chairman for the International Association of Privacy Professional’s most recent certification “Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM).”  He is Executive Editor and co-author of “Privacy Program Management: Tools for Managing Privacy within Your Organization” which is the official reference for the CIPM designation.

Edward Yakabovicz
Edward Yakabovicz is a Cyber Fellow for Northrop Grumman’s Global Cyber Center of Excellence in the Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division, a leading global provider of advanced solutions for defense, intelligence, civil agency and commercial customers. He is currently a second year Doctorate candidate in Cyber Security with a specialization in cyber workforce education to focus on U.S. Government, defense, intelligence, and international customers in meeting the complex, evolving cyber impacts in the United States and globally.

He is a co-author to the  International Association of Privacy Professional’s Certified Information Privacy Manager certification text book and several cybersecurity publications.

Mr. Yakabovicz is a premier cybersecurity and privacy thought leader with collaborative people skills necessary to ensure horizontal integration success.