Ryan Hallett is the Chief Risk Officer for Black Knight Inc. (NYSE:BKI), a premier provider of integrated software, data and analytics to the mortgage industry. As CRO, she is responsible for enhancing and executing on the company’s strategic security and risk management plan; identifying existing or potential business risks and developing solutions to mitigate or prevent them; physical security of Black Knight’s campuses across the U.S. and in India; and supporting enterprise business continuity.
Prior to this role, Ryan served as Black Knight’s Deputy Chief Risk Officer, where she led Enterprise Risk Governance, Identity and Access Management and the ERM Project Management Office (PMO). She has more than 20 years of experience in the information technology industry including 10 years dedicated to the establishment of long-term information security strategies, risk governance programs and company-wide programs and processes in the financial services industry.
Ryan served as a board member of the Jacksonville chapter of the ISACA from 2018–2020; was selected as one of the Jacksonville Business Journal’s 2017 Women of Influence; and named a CSO50 Honoree for directing information security projects that demonstrate outstanding business value and thought leadership.
She is an alumna of the University of Florida, where she earned both a bachelor’s degree in decision and information sciences and a master’s degree in international business. In addition, Ryan is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).