Executive Director, National Cyber Security AllianceMichael Kaiser joined NCSA in 2008; as NCSA’s chief executive, he engages diverse constituencies—business, government and other nonprofit organizations—in broad public education and outreach efforts to promote a safer, more secure and more trusted Internet. Kaiser leads NCSA in several major awareness initiatives, including National Cyber Security Awareness Month (October), Data Privacy Day (Jan. 28) and STOP. THINK. CONNECT., the global online safety awareness and education campaign. NCSA builds efforts through public-private partnerships that address cybersecurity and privacy issues for a wide array of target audiences, including individuals, families and the education and business communities. In 2009, Kaiser was named one of SC Magazine’s information security luminaries.