Sally is Vice President at Semantic-AI, an enterprise intelligence platform for government and business pioneering advanced data analysis with facial recognition, translation, sentiment and resilient cybersecurity systems for powerful solutions delivery.
Her work in Washington, D.C. is focused on creating National Security policy and advocating for AI intelligence and cybersecurity workforce development. Previously, Sally served as Vice President at Point3 Security, a premier cybersecurity company whose leadership served with the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command. Prior to Point3, Sally served as Director of Cybersecurity at Comtech Telecommunications Corp. and was a senior Congressional and White House Liaison for the Maryland Department of Commerce serving with Governor O'Malley's CyberMaryland Leadership Team under General Mike Haye’s military affairs team.
Sally’s government relations career expands over 25 years, serving in both the Obama and Clinton White House, Congresswoman Claudine Schneider’s Washington Office, and with the IT and Cybersecurity firm, The Ventura Group with Col. Mike Sierra including a position with Cassidy & Associates under the leadership of General P.X. Kelley.
Sally holds leadership positions with the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST), National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Working Group for Certifications & Training, the Executive Women's Forum (EWF) for Information Security and IT Risk and supports the Hiring our Heroes, Cyber Patriot and the NSA GenCyber programs. Recently, Sally joined the prestigious Board of Directors with Cyber Crime Support Network.