Jerich has spent his career building industry-leading cybersecurity programs to protect some of the nation’s most sensitive assets.

Jerich is currently the CISO at WM. He has served in leadership roles at some of the most respected companies within the cyber security industry including Capital One, Lockheed Martin, RSA and Deloitte where he was a trusted advisor to executives within the federal government and fortune 500 organizations. Jerich advised these companies on cyber security strategy, architecture and program development.

As a recognized thought leader in cyber security, Jerich sits on panels, speaks at conferences and events & contributes to white papers and security articles. He also serves as a Board advisor to multiple security startups. He is a LinkedIn learning instructor teaching courses on SaaS Security, AI and Cyber leadership. He is also the host of SANS Seat at the table Live show which aims at equipping cyber leaders with the skills to develop influence in the C suite.

Jerich holds a Bachelors and a Master’s degree in Cyber Security.

Jerich Beason
CISO
Waste Management