Rebecca  Herold

Rebecca Herold


Rebecca has 25+ years of systems engineering, information security, privacy & compliance experience, is CEO of The Privacy Professor® consultancy she founded in 2004, & President of SIMBUS, LLC Information Security, Privacy & Compliance cloud services.
Rebecca engineered the SIMBUS architecture and associated services. She authored 19 books, contributed to dozens of other publications.The 2 books released in 2017 were published by the international association, the Information Systems Audit & Control Association; one titled, “ISACA Privacy Principles and Program Management Guide.”
She led the U.S. National Institute of Standards & Technology Smart Grid Privacy Group for 7 years, was a co-founder/officer for IEEE P1912 Privacy and Security Architecture for Consumer Wireless Devices Working Group.
Rebecca was Adjunct Professor for the Norwich University for 9 years, has received numerous awards and keynoted on 5 continents.
Rebecca is based in Des Moines, Iowa, USA.