Keith Fricke has worked in Information Technology for more than 30 years, the last 18 of which focused on Information Security. His career includes a number of technical positions in IT and leadership positions in information security. For seven years, he managed security for The Cleveland Clinic’s community hospitals. He was Chief Information Security Officer for five and a-half years at Mercy Health of Ohio. Since May 2015, he has been a Principal Consultant at tw-Security, a firm focused on domestic healthcare information security. He frequently speaks at national, state, and local security events. He has been a member of the Cleveland InfraGard chapter since 2003 and on the Board since 2008. He has been CISSP certified since 2002, earned his MBA from Baldwin-Wallace College and his undergraduate degree from Cleveland State University’s Fenn College of Engineering. He has been an adjunct professor at Ursuline College since 2006, teaching project management courses in the MBA program.