Kate Kuehn has been an active thought leader in security and advanced network technologies for close to 20 years. She evolved through roles where she led some of the industry’s first projects in optical networking, security and IAAS. Since joining BT, Kuehn has focused on developing complex solutions for key clients and took over as Head of the Security Practice in April of 2015. She is passionate about developing Women in Technology, and participates in a number of mentoring programs and BT’s GEN network. A mother of four, when not focusing on security, Kuehn loves leading her girls’ Girl Scout troop, and spending as much time as possible boating with her family. Her areas of focus include the development of women in security, understanding the role of the modern CISO and STEM outreach.