ISACA South Florida Leadership

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Nancy Mendez Position: Director of Corporate Relations Sub committee: Company: Contact this member

Nancy is Executive Consultant, Global IT Security & Privacy for LockHIT where she Facilitate mitigation through effective development, implementation and maintenance of policies, procedures, standards and guidelines to support security and privacy strategy. Innovative and effective problem-solver who is often brought in to develop solutions to new challenges, such as evolving compliance and regulatory requirements, (FDA Medical Device Guidance, FFIEC Risk Assessments, CMS MARS-E, IRS Pub 1075, ASIP-Sante (Fr), GDPR/Privacy Shield/Safe Harbor. Specialties: Global Chief Information Security Officer, MBA, Security and Privacy Strategy, Compliance (FISMA, FFIEC, FDA, NIST/FIPS/RMF, HIPAA/HITECH, GLBA, SOX 404, SSAE16, PCI-DSS, OWASP, COBIT, ISO 27001, EU Directive 95/46/ec, GDPR, Privacy Shield, BCR, Model Clauses, ITAR), Program Management, Project Management, Cybersecurity, Governance, International. Industry experience includes Healthcare, Life Sciences, Finance, Public Sector, Legal, Defense, Telecommunications

CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional CISM: Certified Information Security Manager CIPP/US: Certified Information Privacy Professional/US CIPP/Gov: Certified Information Privacy Professional/Government

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Chapter’s Committees and Their Duties

The Membership Committee Promotes interest in the Chapter, and in the Association, and conducts an ongoing membership campaign. When requested by the Association, the local Chapter, through its membership committee, shall receive and forward applications for membership to the Association.

The Education Committee:  Recommends and oversees seminars and programs of professional education

The Certification Committee Assists the Chapter Director of CGEIT, CISA, CISM, & CRISC Certifications in promoting the CGEIT, CISA and CISM examinations and professional designations locally. Provides assistance in planning and conducting Chapter’s exam review courses.

The Audit Committee :   Audits the Chapter accounts at the close of the fiscal year and to report at the annual general meeting. Members of the audit committee are selected in a manner that guards against conflict of interest.

The Long Range Planning Committee :  Reviews the affairs of the Chapter and makes recommendations to the Chapter Board and the chapter members concerning ways and means by which the Chapter’s purpose given in Article II can be met. Develops a strategic plan, to regularly review the adopted plan, and to prepare and submit plan amendments to the Chapter Board for adoption.

The Bylaws CommitteeReports to the board and shall maintain the bylaws. The bylaws committee expedites the process of changing the bylaws in accordance with Article XII of the bylaws. Assure that all proposed changes conform to any local laws, examines the consistency of the proposed changes with other provisions of the bylaws and with those of the Association. Suggests wording for proposed changes.