CISO; State of Colorado
Deborah Blyth has been the state of Colorado’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) since 2014. She has over 25 years of experience working in information technology with 14 years of leading information security programs. As the CISO, Deborah sets strategic security direction for 17 executive branch agencies working as part of the Governor’s Office of Information Technology. Before joining the state of Colorado, Deborah led the Information Technology Security and Compliance programs at TeleTech (5 years) and Travelport (3 years). Deborah is a Colorado native and graduated Summa cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from Regis University.