Chris joined Traversed in 2019 after 15 years in the financial sector at Deutsche Bank and Harborside Group. At Deutsche Bank, she advanced through the Equity Research department and successfully launched the initial public relations effort for the firm’s 50+ equity research analysts. At Harborside, she headed Public Relations for the firm’s asset management clients.
As a military spouse, Chris was able to participate in a fellowship program through Hiring Our Heroes where she established a strong interest in the cybersecurity field, as well as the desire for a career change.
Chris entered a Certified Cyber Analyst/Operator training program and earned a Certificate in Cyber Foundations, a Certificate in Cyber Operations and a Certificate in Cybersecurity, in addition to several industry certifications.
She also received an MBA from Loyola College and a BA in Economics from the University of Lynchburg.