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Cybersecurity and Privacy Meeting

November 18, 2015

W. Preston Werntz
Chief of the Technology Services Section
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC)


Mr. Werntz serves as the Chief of the Technology Services Section for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) where he leads a team responsible for providing operations support, technology planning and technology development. In addition, Mr. Werntz is currently the lead for the Automated Indicator Sharing initiative, which seeks to maximize the near-real-time dissemination of all relevant and actionable cyber threat indicators among the private sector and Federal Departments and Agencies. Prior to joining DHS, Mr. Werntz was co-founder of Newbrook Solutions, Inc. where he supported the Intelligence Community and Department of Defense as a system architect and software development team lead.



James Burd, CIPP/G
Senior Privacy Analyst
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
National Protection and Programs Directorate


James Burd, CIPP/G, is a Senior Privacy Analyst at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, National Protection and Programs Directorate's (NPPD) Office of Privacy. The NPPD Office of Privacy is responsible for integrating full individual privacy protections into the management of a safe, secure, and resilient infrastructure. James is responsible for embedding privacy protections into NPPD's information sharing programs, efforts, and initiatives.

Prior to working at the NPPD Office of Privacy, James worked as a senior analyst for privacy and policy at NPPD's Office of Biometric Identity Management. James has also worked in the telecommunications industry and for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.