Mayana Wanderley Pereira has been working in security and security-related fields since she obtained her M.Sc. in cryptography in 2011. For the last years, she has applied graph analytics and machine learning techniques to a range of problems in healthcare, social networks and network security first at the Center for Data Science of the University of Washington and now at Infoblox as a Data Scientist. Her results have resulted in patent applications and publications and presentations in prestigious venues, including the computer journal of the British Computing Society and ACM conferences. Pereira is also experienced in cryptography, anomaly detection and behavioral analytics.