Chief Information Security Officer
State of Iowa
Shane Dwyer is the State of Iowa's Chief Information Security Officer. As part of the Iowa Department of Management Division of Information Technology, he is the principal executive for state-wide Cyber Operations which include data-center services, hosting services, information security services, and networking services. Shane is active at national forums including serving as a National Governors Association, Cybersecurity Policy Advisor and a Cyber Advisor within National Association of Chief Information Officers.
Before joining the State of Iowa, Shane served as the Chief Information Security Officer for the Wisconsin Department of Health Services; Senior Director for Information Security at Minnesota State University, Mankato; and was an Operations Manager for the United States Air Force. Shane holds a Bachelors in Information Systems Security from American Military University and maintains the Certified Information Systems Security Professional, GIAC Security Leadership, and Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer certifications.