(BEd, MEdStud (Psych), CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC, FACS CP (Cyber) (ISACA Global Board Director, 2011-2014, 2015-2018 Volunteer Founder, SheLeadsTech Initiative Information Security Advisory Group, fellow of the Australian Computer Society (ACS) & Vice President (Community Boards) for the ACS)
Jo has over 25 years’ experience in the IT field, some of which were spent as CIO in the utilities industry and as Group CIO in the tourism space. She also has significant experience in Information Security and held positions as the CISO in the healthcare sector. She underpins her information technology and security background with her qualifications in education and management.
She specialises in consulting on risk and technology issues with a particular emphasis on governance and security in both the commercial and operational areas of businesses. Jo provides strategic advisory services to organisations across a number of industry sectors including banking and finance, utilities, manufacturing, tertiary education, retail, healthcare, and government.
Jo has also served on numerous boards and committees. She has chaired a number of ISACA’s international committees including the Board Audit & Risk Committee, Leadership Development, and Professional Influence & Advocacy. She served as an Elected Director on ISACA’s international Board of Directors for seven years and was the founder of its global women’s leadership initiative, SheLeadsTech.