Chief Information Security Officer, Buncombe County
Chris Wallace is the CISO for Buncombe County and oversees the Security & Standards Division of the Information Technology department. He fell into IT around Y2K, leading to over 20 years experience, covering all facets of information technology, minus a brief partial retirement to teach lightweight backpacking out West. Before moving into InfoSec, Chris led a previous life as a prominent developer around Atlanta in the early days of .NET. He is now a certified CISO as well as certified in security leadership.