Peter Liebert

State Chief Information Security Officer, California Department of Technology

Peter Liebert is the State of California Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and Director of the Office of Information Security at the California Department of Technology (CDT). Prior to his role in the State he served in the U.S. Military as both an officer and a civilian working in organizations including United States Cyber Command and the Office of the Secretary of Defense Cyber Policy division. He holds multiple degrees and numerous industry certifications. As the State CISO, Mr. Liebert is the primary state government authority charged with ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of state systems and applications, and ensuring the protection of state information assets serving the nearly 30 million California residents.