Department of Homeland Security
Ms. Susan Hansche, CISSP-ISSEP, is the Training and Governance Manager in the Federal Network Resilience office at the Department of Homeland Security. She has over 20 years of experience in the training field and specific expertise in designing, developing, and implementing Information Assurance and Cybersecurity training programs for Federal agencies. For the past 16 years the focus of her professional experience has been with information system security and building training programs that provide organizations with the skills necessary to protect their information technology infrastructures. An additional expertise is in the understanding of the Federal information system security laws, regulations, and guidance required of Federal agencies. She is the lead author of “The Official (ISC)2 Guide to the CISSP Exam” (2004), which is a reference for professionals in the information system security field studying for the Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) exam. Her second book “The Official (ISC)2 Guide to the ISSEP CBK” (2006) is a comprehensive guide to the Information Systems Security Engineering Model for designing and developing secure information systems within the federal government. Ms. Hansche has written numerous articles on information system security and training topics and has given many presentations at conferences and seminars.