Ms. Ebken brings more than 25 years of management consulting, professional services and technology expertise in data center physical and logical security, data and network management, e-commerce security, application development and project management.
As a KPMG management consultant, Ms. Ebken managed security reviews of the infrastructure and application environments of outsourcing companies requiring a SAS70 report. She performed similar reviews for KPMG audit clients such as financial institutions, healthcare insurers and manufacturers. Security issues and associated risks were documented as part of the financial audit. Together with the audit management team, she reported security findings directly to the client's board of directors. Ms. Ebken taught several KPMG technology courses, including: Systems Development Life Cycle, Project Management and Consulting Skills.
Prior to joining KPMG, Ms. Ebken was the Vice President of Client Services at ProcureNet, e-commerce technology company that hosted websites and online catalogs for small and medium businesses. She began her career in technology working for PPG Industries' holding positions of increasing responsibility including application developer, systems engineer, data base analyst, systems analyst and business consultant.
Ms. Ebken has a Bachelor's degree in computer science from Point Park University and a Master of Science in Business Administration from Robert Morris University.