Chief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer (COO), Gina Chapman is responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations of the Center for Internet Security. Partnering with the President and CEO, she provides direction and guidance on matters relating to operational performance and corporate strategy. Additionally, she monitors performance across CIS to ensure consistency with established goals and performance targets.
Chapman joined CIS in 2012 and has held important leadership and technical positions with increasing levels of responsibility. Most recently, Chapman was Executive Vice President and General Manager of CIS’s Sales, Business Development, Communications, and Marketing functions where she led a major expansion in CIS products and services. Prior to this role, she was Senior Vice President of CIS’s Sales and Business Services (SBS).
Chapman also served as Senior Vice President and Interim General Manager of CIS’s Operations and Security Services (OSS) organization. In this role, she was responsible for providing executive leadership to advance the missions of the Multi-State and Elections Infrastructure Information Sharing and Analysis Centers (MS-ISAC® and EI-ISAC®).
She also served as CIS’s Chief of Staff reporting to the CEO, responsible for planning and coordinating all operational and administrative activities across the company. While in this role, Chapman led the adoption of agile methods across CIS and established the Agile Program Office (APO).
In her prior roles at CIS, Chapman managed operations functions for the MS-ISAC and EI-ISAC. Her responsibilities included CIS’s cyber intelligence organization, CIS’s 24x7x365 Security Operations Center (SOC), the Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Operations Engineering and Application Development, and the Operations Data Intelligence (ODI) team.
Before joining CIS, Chapman held management positions in commercial retail. She earned an undergraduate degree in Network Administration, and completed the Advanced Management Program (AMP) at Harvard. She has achieved Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) in Project Management and as an Intrusion Analyst as well as certifications in Agile Frameworks.
Chapman is based at CIS headquarters in East Greenbush, N.Y.