CEO and Chief Advisor, Fortalice Solutions LLCNews outlets report unbelievable cyberattacks on data. Theresa Payton remains the expert companies turn to when hit with a crippling attack. Security Magazine named Payton one of the top 25 Most Influential People in Security. She was also named a Distinguished William J. Clinton lecturer by the Clinton School of Public Service (2015). The first female to serve as White House CIO, Payton oversaw the operations and modernization effort for the IT and security program (2006–08). Previously, Payton held tech exec roles at Bank of America and Wells Fargo. Payton has co-authored two books on privacy. Hailed as must-reads from media and news personalities, such as Jon Stewart and Katie Couric, Privacy in the Age of Big Data and Are You Naked Online? offer tips for improved security and privacy.