Executive Director of IT Risk
Jerry Humes is executive director of IT risk for Rentrak Corporation, a premier provider of worldwide customer viewership information precisely measuring actual viewing behavior of movies and consumer viewership information. Humes provides Rentrak’s worldwide staff counsel regarding data security and privacy protection across a broad set of divisions. He sits on multiple Rentrak committees advising on data protection issues, most specifically in business development, IT engineering and new technologies. He negotiates privacy protection inclusion within Rentrak agreements and ensures all regulated processes are in compliance and addressed in appropriate fashion. Humes manages Rentrak’s IT internal audit staff, which is charged with maintaining assessments of regulatory compliance and IT product software controls domestic and internationally. Humes created lesson plans and provides instruction to Rentrak staff on various levels of privacy law and regulatory compliance. Humes has 19 years of experience in IT risk and privacy.