Blackbaud Names Charles “Chuck” Miller Chief Information Security Officer
“We are thrilled to welcome Chuck to our team,” said Todd Lant, Chief Information Officer, Blackbaud. “With over 25 years of security and technology experience in financial services, consulting and telecommunications, he is a proven leader who will bring invaluable security leadership and operational expertise to Blackbaud.”
Miller is active in the cybersecurity community and a sought-after expert. With a background in the financial services industry, he has been instrumental in successful merger activities, comprehensive public cloud adoption, digital transformation, and driving best-in-class cybersecurity. He has deep expertise in security operations, data configuration management, application security and data protection. Miller most recently served as senior vice president of cybersecurity at Truist. Previously, he was senior vice president of cybersecurity for SunTrust and supported cybersecurity efforts at Capital One and Verizon.
Contributing to Blackbaud’s ongoing commitment to cybersecurity, Miller will work with security, privacy and risk management teams to secure customer data by adhering to industry best practices, conducting ongoing risk assessments and aggressively testing products for safety.
“I’m passionate about next-gen digital transformation and cybersecurity,” Miller said. “I’m excited to work with the Blackbaud team to deliver robust cybersecurity that allows our customers to have peace of mind and focus on their critical, world-changing missions.”
Miller holds a master’s degree in information systems and information systems security from Northwestern University. He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Ethical Hacker and Certified Cloud Security Professional.
Over the past two years, Blackbaud has doubled the size of its cybersecurity team and established a customer trust team to partner with customers and share information about the cybersecurity program. Blackbaud leverages the industry-standard CIA (Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability) triad model in conjunction with various industry control frameworks, including the NIST cybersecurity framework, SOC1 and SOC2 controls, requirements PCI DSS and others to protect enterprise solutions.
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