Vice President, 2016 Board of Directors
Yev Avidon is the Security Summit 2016 Co-Chair and Vice President for ISSA-LA Chapter. He is an information privacy, security and compliance professional. Yev started his career as an IT auditor working at major players in Finance and Healthcare industries. Pursuing his career further, Yev moved to information security and risk management working for a large media and telecommunication companies. Throughout his career, Yev has been involved with local non-profit security organizations, such as ISACA LA, ISSA LA and OWASP LA. For the last five years Yev has been serving on the ISSA LA board as an Education Director, Technology Director and Vice President. He is also a member of the Information Security Advisory Committee at the UCLA Extension. Yev received his BS in Management Information Systems from Cal State Northridge. Yev is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and ISO/IEC 27001:2005 Lead Auditor.