Chris Lowe

Chief Information Security Officer/Associate CIO Office of Information Security (OIS)

U.S. Department of Agriculture

Christopher Lowe was named USDA’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) in August, 2012, leading both the Security Operations Center, and the Compliance and Program Oversight office.

He provides executive leadership in security operations, architecture, and risk management, and is responsible for securing USDA networks and systems by collecting, analyzing, integrating and sharing information among the USDA component services.