On Thursday August 9th and Friday 10th 2018, The Diana Initiative will host a two day conference celebrating diversity, women in InfoSec, and how to pursue a career in information security and technology. The Diana Initiative 2018 theme is “Hacker Family: Our Diversity Unifies Us.”

Featuring Guest Speaker: Marcelle Lee, Threat Researcher at LookingGlass Cyber Solutions speaking on the topic: “Noob to Cyber in 60 Seconds

So, not really 60 seconds, of course, but I did go from getting an associate’s degree in cybersecurity to speaking at an international conference in less than two years. I would like to share my journey, and more importantly tips and tricks about rebranding, making a name for yourself, and finding your passion in the cybersecurity industry.

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About the Speakers

  • Marcelle Lee

    Marcelle Lee
    Threat Researcher, LookingGlass Cyber Solutions

    Marcelle Lee is a threat researcher with LookingGlass Cyber Solutions, an adjunct professor in digital forensics and network security, and she also provides security consulting and training services through her company, Fractal Security Group, LLC. She is involved with many industry organizations, working groups, and boards, including the Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu, the NIST Cyber Competitions Working Group, and the ISACA CSX Certification Task Force.

    Marcelle has earned the CISSP, CSX-P, GCFA, GCIA, GCIH, GPEN, GISF, GSEC, GCCC, C|EH, CCNA, Security+, Network+, and ACE industry certifications. She holds four degrees, including a master’s degree in cybersecurity. In 2016 she received the Chesapeake Regional Tech Council Women in Tech (WIT) Award. Marcelle frequently presents at conferences and training events, and is an active volunteer in the cybersecurity community.