Jason Elrod – Executive Director of Cybersecurity & Investigations at Sutter Health.

Jason is an organizational leader, technologist, and advisor with a multi-decade focus on information security, privacy, and business risk mitigation.  Before taking on his current role, he was the Chief Information Security Architect at Sutter Health and has held numerous leadership and consulting roles including Founder, CEO, and CISO in the healthcare, financial, and information technology sectors.

He is a frequent speaker and subject matter expert on cybersecurity, digital privacy, and IT strategy.  He has a Master’s degree in Information Technology from Harvard University and is currently exploring PhD research on the cybersecurity and privacy impacts of artificial intelligence in complex information systems.

Jason is an advocate of expanding access and opportunities in cybersecurity and believes that the best solutions come from the largest diversity of thought and experience one can bring to the table.