Frank Kim

Senior Instructor, SANS Institute

Founder of ThinkSec, a security consulting and CISO advisory firm. Previously, as CISO at the SANS Institute, Frank led the information risk function for the most trusted source of computer security training and certification in the world. With SANS, Frank continues to lead the management and software security curricula, helping to develop the next generation of security leaders. Frank was also executive director of cybersecurity at Kaiser Permanente where he built an innovative security program to meet the unique needs of the nation's largest not-for-profit health plan and integrated health care provider. He holds degrees from the University of California at Berkeley and authors and teaches popular courses on strategic planning, leadership, application security, DevOps, & cloud security.