Michelle Dennedy, CIPP/US, CIPM
VP and CPO, McAfee, Inc.
Author, The Privacy Engineer’s Manifesto: Getting from Policy to Code to QA to Value
Michelle Dennedy is responsible for the development and implementation of McAfee data privacy policies and practices. Dennedy founded the iDennedy Project, an organization to address privacy needs in sensitive populations. She is a founder and editor in chief of the site TheIdentityProject.com, focused on the crime of child ID theft. She was the VP for security and privacy solutions for the Oracle Corporation. Previously, she was chief data governance officer at Sun Microsystems, Inc. She also served as Sun’s chief privacy officer. She has a JD from Fordham University School of Law and a BS degree with honors from the Ohio State University. In 2009, she was awarded the Goodwin Procter-IAPP Vanguard award for lifetime achievement and the EWF—CSO Magazine Woman of Influence award.