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Kevin McKenzie (Clemson University)

Kevin McKenzie
CISO & Exec Director - Information Security and Privacy

Clemson, South Carolina

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Dr. Kevin McKenzie serves as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and Executive Director of the Office of Information Security and Privacy (OISP) at Clemson University. OISP's primary role is to be the University’s primary contact and resource for information technology security and privacy related issues. Kevin and his office works closely with the University’s Office of General Council, Office of Internal Auditing, local, state and federal law enforcement agencies as needed, and other related internal/external stakeholders for IT security and privacy related matters of the university.

Kevin has a bachelors in Management, Masters in Industrial Management with emphasis on Operations and Information Systems, and a Doctorate in Career and Technical Education with a focus on leadership within higher education administration. He has worked throughout CCIT in other positions including customer support, system administration, operations, management and leadership roles.

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