Christie Terrill (CISSP) is a Partner at Bishop Fox, a security consulting firm providing services to the Fortune 500, global financial institutions, and high-tech startups. She has accumulated more than a decade of information security experience in providing security advisory services. Christie is based in New York City where she provides engagement oversight, thought leadership, and client relationship management to Bishop Fox’s clients.
Christie is a monthly contributor to Forbes, where her articles translate cybersecurity issues into business-relevant action. In 2017 and 2016, she spoke at several Dark Reading webinars on the topic of Preparing a Next-Generation IT Security Strategy. She also took part in a panel discussion on “Stories from the Battlefield – Cybersecurity Incident Response” at the Women in Cybersecurity Conference 2017 (WiCyS). Previously, Christie had appeared as a panelist at the first annual “Career Discovery in Cyber Security: A Women’s Symposium” in 2014 and as a speaker at the BayThreat 2012 Conference, presenting Where to Start When Securing a Startup. Other accomplishments include working as a Technical Editor for the Legal, Regulatory, and Standards Compliance chapter in Information Security: The Complete Reference, published by McGraw-Hill in addition to being quoted in publications such as MarketWatch, Infosecurity Magazine, and eWeek.
Prior to joining Bishop Fox, Christie spent several years in the security consulting practices at Accenture and Ernst & Young for clients in the Global 500. During this time, she lived and worked in the United States, the United Kingdom, and India. Christie holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honors from the University of California, Santa Cruz.