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Mikhael Felker

Farmers Insurance
Director of Information Security and Risk Management
Mikhael Felker is Director of Information Security and Risk Management at Farmers Insurance. Previously, he was the first information security (IS) hire at The Honest Company to build the IS program and team for this LA based organization. During his tenure he developed the first IS policies, implemented key security technologies, executed risk assessments, hired security engineers and contractors, developed program metrics, and provided C-level program reporting. During his decade career across a number of industries, he has implemented technologies for vulnerability management, identity & access management, intrusion prevention, wireless security, eDiscovery, remote access, application security, two factor, security awareness training, eSignature, encryption platforms, endpoint security and many others. Felker received his M.S. in IS policy and management from Carnegie Mellon University and B.S. in computer science from UCLA. He holds industry credentials in security, privacy and project management including CISSP, CRISC, PMP, CIPP/US, CISM, CISA, ITIL and CGEIT. Mikhael's written work of 50+ publications has been featured in 10+ publications including Forbes, ACM, IEEE Security & Privacy, ISACA Journal, ISSA Journal, case studies and a number of online magazines.  

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