Director Information Security Programs
Mandiant, a FireEye Company
Ms. Ridgeway has served as the Chief Information Security Officer for PNC Financial Services Group, and the Department of Justice. In these roles, Ridgeway led the organizations information security efforts with responsibility for leading all cyber program activities, including the creation of detection, monitoring, incident response, reporting and security services of the 24×7 PNC Fusion Center, and Department of Justice Security Operations Center. She is credited with developing and implementing a highly successful real-time situational awareness program and has successfully led many large incident response efforts, including the distributed denial of service attacks against the financial sector that occurred in 2012-13. Additionally, Ridgeway led industry and government wide task forces and served on boards including the AFCEA International Cyber Security Board of Directors, Government CIO Working Group, Financial Sector Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) assisting in addressing and solving industry and government-wide security issues. She served on the Security Working Board of BITS and was a Board member for the Financial Top Level Domain (fTLD). In 2013, Ms. Ridgeway was recognized by her peers and honored with Global CISO top ten breakaway thought leader award.