Renita is the founder, President and CEO of SECOND DERIVATIVE, LLC, a Native American woman-owned business that provides a broad complement of technology services featuring strategic business/technology alignment, information security strategy, IT Service Management (ITSM), and PMO & Portfolio Management capabilities.   Renita has excelled as both a Chief Information Officer (CIO) and a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) - creating business, technology and information security strategies for medium to large-sized businesses.   

One of the first Native American women to become a CIO and a CISO, Renita is regarded as a pioneer in her field and one of just a handful of IBM iSeries information security specialists.

Renita has a Master's of Business Administration (MBA) degree and holds Information Security credentials including Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) - The World's Premier Cybersecurity Certification.  Other credentials she has earned include CISM, CISA, CRISC, CSOX, CGEIT.

Renita is a Cyber AB Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Registered Practitioner.  Find me in the Marketplace. 

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Certified Information Systems Security Professional

Certified Information Security Manager

Certified Information Security Auditor

Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT