BECKAGE APPOINTS KEVIN JOHNSON DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION SECURITY

NEW YORK, October 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Beckage Firm PLLC, a women-owned data security and privacy law firm, has announced the addition of Kevin Johnson to the rapidly growing team at The Beckage Firm. Kevin Johnsona US Air Force veteran, will serve as the company’s chief information security officer.

With nearly two decades of experience, Mr. Johnson has been responsible for securing critical government and private sector systems by managing various application development, infrastructure and cybersecurity teams. He has extensive experience in vulnerability management, continuous monitoring, incident response, security governance, risk management, compliance, auditing and process development. In his new role with The Beckage Firm, Mr. Johnson will work directly in the area of ​​compliance, risk/threat management and develop preventative policies and strategies.

“Kevin has led government and private sector organizations in developing and implementing security policies, programs, best practices, procedures and standards from the ground up,” said Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E founder of The Beckage Firm. “His extensive experience, attention to detail and ability to communicate complex security threats will be invaluable assets to the Beckage team.”

“Risk management, IT security and the laws governing these areas are evolving around the world at a record pace,” said Kevin Johnson. “Beckage Firm is committed to providing advice and procedural details on the latest information security threats, technologies and standards. The team we are building is truly world class in understanding the latest changes in compliance and standards in these vital business areas.”

Mr. Johnson began his career serving in United States Air Force in various physical and information security capabilities. Working overseas in highly stressful and rapidly changing environments, his ability to remain calm and adapt to any situation has proven vital to the safety and security of government leaders, critical resources and systems. Receiving some of the highest clearances available, Mr Johnson demonstrated an immense level of confidence and skill throughout his time in the military.

Following his military experience, Kevin Johnson transitioned to a federal civilian, working for Navy Headquarters in washington d.c.. In this role, he managed technical assets, compliance, policy, and contracting teams for an application used jointly by all DoD departments. He worked with military leaders at the Pentagon to ensure requirements were met, demonstrated compliance with regulatory and industry standards, and provided global security updates.

The Beckage law firm is headquartered in New York. Its services include data breach/incident response, data security and privacy compliance, personal privacy and data due diligence.

About Beckage Firm: Beckage Firm is a women-owned law firm. Its attorneys and technology professionals advise clients on matters relating to data security and privacy, government investigations, litigation and class action defense, incident response, technology , personal security and privacy, data due diligence and emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI). Prior results do not guarantee similar results. In addition to being female-owned, the Beckage Partnership team also includes military veterans. Learn more at TheBeckageFirm.com.

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