Cloud Security Posture Management leader, OpsCompass announced that notable national security executive Kerry Kelley has joined the Board of Directors as an independent, voting member.


Kerry KelleyCloud Security Posture Management leader OpsCompass, announced that technology industry veteran Kerry Kelley, of Kerry Kelley Consulting, LLC has joined the Board of Directors as an independent, voting member.

“Kerry is an invaluable resource as we continue to grow our SaaS business and support larger enterprise clients with the migration of their critical workloads to the cloud,” commented Manny Quevedo, president of OpsCompass. He continued, “Kerry’s significant career protecting our country’s most valuable technical assets, coupled with her analytic understanding of long-term trends and industry conditions, adds a major dimension to our ability to anticipate client requirements and remain relevant to emerging trends, like FedRamp CCM and GDPR.”

Ms. Kelley will join John Jenkins, former CEO of SaaS-based Benaissance, now a division of WEX Inc, as outside board members.

An executive leader, Ms. Kelley retired as the civilian equivalent of a one-star general after a 32-year national security career and as CIO and Director of Computer, Communication and CyberSecurity Systems of the U.S. Strategic Command. She has been formally recognized for her ability to bring together operations, strategy, policy, technology, and key resources for national security; with specialized expertise in nuclear command, control and communications (NC3), cybersecurity, information technology (IT) modernization. Additional recognized skills include strategic planning, policy development, financial planning, contract development, operational risk management, and global enterprise governance.

And as head of her own firm, Kerry Kelley Consulting, LLC, Ms. Kelley continues to advise several key industry leaders, on both commercial and defense-related subjects.

Ms. Kelley noted, “I have enjoyed working with several important organizations in the large commercial marketplace, the public sector, as well as important scale-up players like OpsCompass. Adding, “the industry requires that we continue to focus on evolving technologies and break out capabilities. Much of America’s best solutions will come from our robust innovation community.”

Ms. Kelley is active in both the local community as well as several national boards and personally enjoys time with family, travel and supporting her favorite teams.

OpsCompass, is a SaaS-based provider of enterprise software that drives operational control, visibility, and security in Microsoft Azure, AWS and other global cloud platforms. Purpose-built for the cloud, OpsCompass replaces legacy controls that are not designed for contemporary, API-driven, cloud infrastructure. The company was formed by former tech executives that have experience in a variety of cloud-related industries and who have lived many of the compliance and security challenges facing large enterprises in the transition to cloud-based systems.

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