GCR is a privately held, Washington, DC-based technology and professional services firm that has earned industry respect for its expertise in cyber governance, cybersecurity risk assessments, incident response planning, and digital asset inventories and data mapping.
GCR’s team of senior-level professionals is an effective team with multidisciplinary skill sets, advising clients on selecting tools for their environment and risk profile.
GCR’s founder and CEO, Jody Westby, spent a decade in the IT industry before becoming an attorney and founding GCR. Ms. Westby is one of the few privacy and security professionals who understands how to integrate privacy and security compliance issues with security standards, infrastructure architecture, and technical solutions to protect digital assets. She serves as chair of the American Bar Association’s Privacy and Computer Crime Committee and co-chair of its Cybercrime Committee and serves on the ABA President’s Cybersecurity Task Force. Ms. Westby is also an adjunct professor for the Georgia Institute of Technology’s School of Computer Science. She is a professional blogger for Forbes and authors a regular cybersecurity column in Leader’s Edge magazine. She is author and editor of six books and speaks globally on cutting-edge cyber issues.