Vice President, Technology | American Express Company
Ann Barron-DiCamillo is a vice president in the technology organization at American Express. In this capacity, she oversees cyber intelligence and incident response and is responsible for managing global cybersecurity operations and directing cyber threat intelligence, information security monitoring and security incident response. As an experienced information security executive with over 20 years of extensive experience in operations and in the delivery of information security services, Ann has gained an excellent grasp of the cyber threat environment and a respected track record of assisting organizations in making balanced and informed risk decisions.
Ann was previously director of the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). As director of the US-CERT, she headed DHS’s efforts to improve the nation’s cybersecurity posture, coordinate cyber information sharing and proactively manage cyber risks. Her responsibilities included driving the US-CERT mission, overseeing the 24/7 operations center, analyzing and reducing cyber threats and vulnerabilities, disseminating cyber-threat warning information and supporting incident-response activities with government and critical industry partners. Prior to DHS, Ann held leadership positions with the Departments of Defense and Commerce and was a legislative aide to a former U.S. Congressman. Outside of government, Ann has experience working with system integration firms in software development and applications development.