President and Managing Partner | Liberty Group Ventures, LLC

Kiersten Todt is currently the president and managing partner of Liberty Group Ventures, LLC. Todt advises senior executives and boards on cyber risk management, including the development and execution of tabletop exercises and provides strategic advice and counsel to senior leaders in industry and government. She is also the managing director of the Cyber Readiness Institute, which convenes senior leaders of global companies to help small and medium-sized enterprises improve their cybersecurity. Todt is the scholar in Washington, D.C. of the University of Pittsburgh Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security and serves on the Governor’s Homeland Security Advisory Board for the State of Rhode Island. Todt most recently served as the executive director of the Presidential Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity. She has served in senior positions in the White House and in the United States Senate, where she drafted components of the legislation to create the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.