Mischel Kwon is a recognized IT security leader with 35 years of experience in technical security operations, incident response and information assurance as well as building and managing organizational and national level SOC, CERT and IR Teams. Kwon currently serves as the President and CEO of MKACyber, a security consulting firm specializing in Technical Defensive Security, Security Operations and Information Assurance.
Kwon has held senior roles in the U.S. Government, including Director of US-CERT where she coordinated national-level IRactivities and at the U.S. Department of Justice where she established and managed the Justice Security Operations Center (JSOC).
Kwon holds an M.S. degree in computer science and a graduate certificate in Computer Security and Information Assurance.