Diana Kelley

Co-founder and CTO -

SecurityCurve -


Diana Kelley's security career spans over 30 years. She is co-founder and CTO of SecurityCurve and donates much of her time to volunteer work in the cybersecurity community, including serving on the Association for Computing Machinery Ethics & Plagiarism Committee, as CTO and board member at Sightline Security, board member and Inclusion Working Group champion at Women in Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity Committee advisor at CompTIA, advisory council for the Bartlett College of Science and Mathematics at Bridgewater State University and RSA Conference U.S. Program Committee. Kelley produces the #MyCyberWhy series and is the host of BrightTALK's "The (Security) Balancing Act." She is also a principal consulting analyst at TechVision Research and a member of The Analyst Syndicate. She was the cybersecurity field CTO at Microsoft, global executive security advisor at IBM Security, general manager at Symantec, VP at Burton Group (now Gartner) and a manager at KPMG. Kelley is a sought-after keynote speaker, co-author of the books Practical Cybersecurity Architecture and Cryptographic Libraries for Developers, has been a lecturer at Boston College's master's program in cybersecurity, the Executive Women's Forum 2020 Executive of the Year and one of Cybersecurity Ventures' 100 Fascinating Females Fighting Cybercrime.