Barbara Grofe

Local Agency Security Officer, Colorado Department of Labor and Education

Barbara has over 24 years of experience in cyber security, engineering, and security architecture, working with the US Department of Defense, NATO, US Agencies, US states, and multinational corporations. Barbara currently is the Colorado Department of Labor and Educations Local Agency Security Officer and the FBI InfraGard Director for Colorado and Wyoming. Barbara is one of the most highly certified individuals in the world with the following certifications: GICSP, CISSP-ISSAP-ISSEP-ISSMP, HCISPP, CSSLP, CISM, CGEIT, CEHV10, DoDD 8140, 8570 IAM_IAT I-II-III, IASAE I-II, CND-SP, CCSK, PCII, ITIL, MDQM. She is a frequent speaker in the United States and Europe. Besides terrestrial security, she also provides insights related to space asset security and resiliency. Barbara is a Principal Research Fellow for the Institute of Space and Cyber Research.