Jesse Kinser has been named Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Pathwire. Kinser will report to Pathwire CEO Will Conway and lead a team of security professionals to establish a creative approach to grow the security posture of the organization.
Kinser is a veteran of the information technology industry and has served in security leadership roles in public and private sectors. Most notably, she was a program manager for the U.S. Department of Defense, where she guided the execution of software development and liaised between officers, analysts, and support personnel in a mission-critical environment. In addition, she spent time as both a security and compliance manager and product security senior engineer at Salesforce.
Prior to joining Pathwire, Kinser was CISO at LifeOmic, a healthcare-focused software company. She has also held numerous technical roles in software engineering, R&D, compliance, and software development. Her career started in the Department of Defense, where she focused on cybersecurity issues at a national level. Her involvement in the bug bounty community has been a core part of her career, and she has been featured as one of the World's Top 100 Hackers on the NBC Nightly News.
"With the prevalence of cyber threats using email as an attack vector, I welcome the opportunity to apply my security expertise to thwarting cybercriminals," said Jesse Kinser, CISO of Pathwire. "Cybersecurity and protecting information is a critical business priority, which makes my leadership experience especially relevant to this role at Pathwire, where I can advance the company's strategy for security while continuing to ensure that our data and our clients' personal information is protected."