Virginia Economic Development Partnership Appoints Heather Engel of Sera-Brynn to Board of Directors

SUFFOLK, VA – Heather Engel, Chief Strategy Officer and Partner of Sera-Brynn, has been appointed to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership Board of Directors.

Cybersecurity is one of the Governor’s top priorities and a key component of the new Virginia Economy. Ms. Engel has an extensive background in cybersecurity and risk management, and has been a partner with the Virginia-based cybersecurity firm Sera-Brynn since 2013.

Ms. Engel will join and support the Administration’s efforts to build a new Virginia economy and create more jobs across the Commonwealth.
“Heather Engel is a champion for the role of cybersecurity in the growth and success of the new Virginia economy,” stated Rob Hegedus, CEO of Sera-Brynn. “We are proud to announce her appointment to the Board of Directors.”

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership promotes economic expansion within the state. It was created in 1995 by the Virginia General Assembly.
Virginia-based Sera-Brynn is the number one ranked cybersecurity company in Virginia (and number 10 globally) by Cybersecurity Ventures, the California-based cybersecurity research and market intelligence company.

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About Sera-Brynn
Sera-Brynn is a leading cybersecurity audit and advisory firm. The Virginia-based company offers threat management, compliance and risk assessment, risk control, and incident response services that enable clients to secure their computing environments and meet cybersecurity regulatory requirements. Founded in 2011 by former members of the U.S. intelligence community, Sera-Brynn is ranked #10 worldwide on the Cybersecurity 500 list.