Heather Foley

Chief Security Officer

Heather Foley has over 15 years of experience in the information assurance field, with extensive experience in Risk Management Framework (RMF) implementation as a cornerstone of a holistic security program. She has broad experience in RMF, from organization-level policy to operational practices and technical implementations. Ms. Foley currently serves as Chief Security Officer at W@tchTower, as well as W@tchTower’s Facility Security Officer and Insider Threat Program Senior Official.

Prior to her current role, Ms. Foley supported a number of clients, both federal agencies and commercial, in information assurance, security program assessments and security program development at Mischel Kwon & Associates, LLC. In her roles she has been actively focused on the development and maturation of insider threat prevention and detection programmatics, integrating her years of information assurance and RMF experience.

Ms. Foley holds a Master of Science, Management of Information Systems/Information System Development and a Bachelor of Arts, International Relations. She is also a Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP).