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Dr. Lisa Porter joins Fortress Information Security board of directors

Dr. Lisa Porter joins Fortress Information Security board of directors

ORLANDO, Fl. – Fortress Information Security has welcomed Dr. Lisa Porter to the supply chain cybersecurity and critical infrastructure company’s board of directors.

Dr. Porter previously held the office of Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for research and engineering, sharing the responsibilities of the Undersecretary in research and development, and prototyping activities for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). In addition she also served as: Executive Vice President of In-Q-Tel (IQT) and director of IQT labs, the President of Teledyne Scientific & Imaging, the first Director of the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), the Associate Administrator for the Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate at NASA, and as a program manager and senior scientist at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).

Finally, Dr. Porter is the co-founder and co-president of LogiQ, a company providing high-end management, scientific, and technical consulting services. In total she’s bringing more than two decades of experience to her leadership role on the Fortress Board.

"Fortress has been a leader in applying a Zero-Trust framework to develop resilient supply chains," said Dr. Lisa Porter. "Our nation is under numerous threats from foreign adversaries, and DoD supply chains are on the frontlines. I look forward to helping Fortress protect our supply chains."

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