Darren Lacey is Chief Information Security Officer and Director of IT Compliance for the Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Medicine. He was the first Executive Director of the Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute, a National Security Agency Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance. He is an Adjunct Instructor in the Whiting School of Engineering. He has worked in the technology sector as a developer, attorney, consultant, and executive for twenty years. Currently, he chairs the subcommittee on Cyber Security for the Department of Homeland Security’s National Healthcare Sector Coordinating Council. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Baylor University and holds a JD degree from Harvard Law School.