LaLisha Hurt, CISA, CGEIT, CRISC currently serves as the Deputy Chief Information Security Officer for General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT). In her role, she is responsible for managing cyber operations, engineering and intelligence shared services for customers across federal, state and local agencies within GDIT’s Technology Shared Services organization.
Prior to joining GDIT, LaLisha spent the last 20 years in various IT risk management, IT governance and cyber security leadership roles at companies such as Ernst & Young, LLC, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and General Electric. Cyber wonder warrior by profession and systems engineer by academia, LaLisha has her Bachelors of Science engineering degree from the University of Virginia, a MBA from the University of Baltimore and a Masters in Information Assurance from University of Maryland University College. She also completed Carnegie Mellon’s Chief Information Security Officer Executive Program in 2017. LaLisha has a successful track record of driving organizational change, building high performing teams, spearheading cost savings initiatives and has a strong passion for developing a diverse cyber workforce.