Cecilia curates RSA Conference Innovation Sandbox Contest which awards Most Innovative Startup annually. She launched RSAC Early Stage Expo which exposes nascent startups to industry decision makers. Tapping into her global network of venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, and accelerators, she designs and moderates the monthly RSAC Innovation Showcase. To attract and support the next generation of cybersecurity warriors, she created and stewards RSAC Security Scholars program and RSAC College Day. Prior to working at RSAC, she spent seven years with Monitor Group, a boutique firm that develops new approaches to the complex problems facing the US Government Intelligence Community. She also served on the Commonwealth Club’s Inforum Board and currently serves on the Schools That Can’s Cyber Brain Trust.