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Cybersecurity Symposium


Theresa Murray
Executive Director
State of Rhode Island: Emergency Management Agency

Theresa Murray was appointed to serve as the Executive Director of the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency in January 2012. Murray joined RIEMA in June 2009 as the Regional Planning Coordinator overseeing Regional Planners covering 39 communities in Rhode Island for the development of Emergency Operations Plans, Continuity of Operations Plans and Dam Emergency Action Plans. In 2011, Murray served as the Regional Catastrophic Planner at RIEMA and was responsible for coordinating Rhode Island's regional catastrophic planning efforts with the states of Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

Murray, in concert with the Rhode Island State Police, Computer Crimes Unit, has led the development of a State Cyber Disruption Plan and State Cyber Disruption Team.

Murray retired as an Assistant Special Agent in Charge following a 25 year career in federal law enforcement where she managed offices in Boston, New York and San Juan. Murray conducted and managed investigations concerning the seizure, preservation and analysis of all manner of digital media.

Cybersecurity Symposium 2012

Strengthening Cybersecurity in Rhode Island

For more information about this event, please contact:

Dr. Lisa DiPippo
Dept of Computer Science and Statistics
9 Greenhouse Road
Kingston, RI 02881
Phone: 401-874-2701