Pinnacle Award Finalist Stephanie Ackman: ‘Always Take the Risk’

As a cybersecurity Pinnacle Award Finalist, Stephanie Ackman, ARRAY’s Director of Information and Cybersecurity, spoke with WashingtonExec to discuss her future focus areas for cybersecurity, challenges she has overcome and gave career advance for anyone looking to follow in her footsteps.

“Always take the risk and never turn down an opportunity. Whether that be a difficult task at work, volunteer opportunity, a position that may be slightly outside of your area of expertise, professional certification, etc. The cybersecurity world is changing rapidly, and to remain relevant, you must be willing to take risks.” Ackman shared in the interview.

Editor’s note: Stephanie Ackman was named Cybersecurity Executive of the Year (Private Company) on November 12.