Emily Fox

DevOps Security Lead, National Security Agency

Emily Fox is a DevOps enthusiast, security unicorn, and a member of Women in Technology at the National Security Agency (NSA). She promotes the cross-pollination of development and security practices and serves as NSA’s DevOps Security Lead. She has worked in security for over 11 years at NSA and is currently improving processes, policies, standards, and tools within the NSA to enable more secure development of the USA’s critical mission applications and change cultural perception of security. Her technical interests include containerization, automation, and promoting women in technology. She holds a BS in information systems and an MS in cybersecurity. She is also a tech lead to the CNCF Security special interest group.