Timothy Lee is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at the City of Los Angeles. He is responsible for overall cybersecurity policies and initiatives for America’s second largest city. One of those initiatives is the City’s first Integrated Security Operations Center (ISOC), which won several awards including Center for Digital Government’s Cybersecurity Leadership and Innovation Award.
His work affects all 40 City of Los Angeles departments. Prior to his current position, Lee was the CISO at the Port of Los Angeles where he established the Port’s cybersecurity program and was the project manager for the Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC), which won the American Association of Port Authorities IT Award of Excellence.
He has a total of 20 years of experience in information security, network and telecommunication field. Tim is a recipient of the 2016 StateScoop 50 Award in the category of State Leadership and has spoken at several conferences.