Adriana Petrillo, J.D., CISSP

Director at Chertoff Group

Adriana Petrillo, J.D., CISSP has a range of work experience in the field of cybersecurity and business development. From 2015 to 2016, they worked at the Massachusetts Division of Banks as a Regulations Manager. Following this, from 2016 to 2017, they served as the Business Development Director at the MOITI Massachusetts Office of International Trade and Investment. In 2018, they joined The Edward Davis Company as a Cyber Security Consultant before moving to Guidehouse in 2019 where they worked as a Cyber Security Consultant until 2021. From 2021 to 2023, they were a Cyber Security Specialist at the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency. Currently, they hold the position of Director at The Chertoff Group starting in 2023. Through these roles, Adriana has accumulated experience and expertise in cybersecurity and business development.

Adriana Petrillo, J.D., CISSP, has a strong educational background in both law and cybersecurity. Adriana earned a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Pre-Law Studies from Boston University in 2008. Adriana then went on to pursue their Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Suffolk University Law School, completing their studies from 2010 to 2014. Recently, Adriana added another valuable qualification to their education history by obtaining a Master of Cybersecurity Policy and Governance from Boston College in 2018.

In addition to their degrees, Adriana has also obtained the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification from (ISC)² in October 2016. This certification further enhances their expertise in the field of cybersecurity.


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    February, 2023 - present

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