Keith Fricke, MBA <br>  CISSP, PMP
Keith Fricke, MBA
CISSP, PMP
Partner,
Principal Consultant

Keith joined tw-Security in 2015 and was a longtime colleague of Tom’s since 2006. The following are Keith’s bio highlights:

  • Over 35 years of experience in IT with 18 years focused on healthcare information security tactical and strategic initiatives
  • tw-Security, Partner, and Principal Consultant
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional and Certified Project Manager
  • Key areas of expertise:
    • Providing virtual CISO, cybersecurity advisory, and tactical services for multiple covered entities and business associates.
    • Enterprise risk analysis initiatives, strategic assessments, and planning
    • Cross-referenced security programs to multiple standards and frameworks
    • HIPAA programs development and guidance
    • Incident response preparedness, workshops, tabletop exercises – created multiple playbooks, and breach management processes
    • Vendor/business associate compliance due diligence
    • Identity access management
    • Securing digital forensic Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) photos
    • Biometrics security solutions
  • Former information security officer (ISO), Mercy Health (formerly Catholic Health Partners), serving for five and a half years: created an enterprise information security department and a program covering 24 hospitals across three states
  • Former information security data supervisor/administrator for Cleveland Clinic’s nine Community Hospitals, serving for seven years; implemented a hands-on IR testing program
  • Adjunct Instructor, Department of Graduate Studies, Ursuline College, Cleveland, OH