Kelly Hood

Cybersecurity Engineer, G2 Inc.

Ms. Kelly Hood is a cybersecurity engineer at G2 Inc. where she helps identify and define strategies for managing cybersecurity risks. These strategies build on her experience to address business risks as well as cybersecurity best practices, controls, and standards. She currently supports the NIST Cybersecurity Framework outreach and evolution team and applies her experience from this team when developing cybersecurity improvement strategies. Recently, Kelly collaborated with the CMMI Institute in their development and expansion of the CMMI Cybermaturity Platform. The patent pending approach she helped develop for CMMI translates cybersecurity risk to cybermaturity goals and identifies mitigation strategies to help organizations improve their cybersecurity capabilities.