Devon Bryan, Executive VP and Chief Information Security Officer, Federal Reserve System
Devon Bryan is Executive Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer for the Federal Reserve
System. As Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Devon oversees information security, including incident
response, for the enterprise, ensuring information security architecture, standards, policies and programs
remain effective and efficient. Devon was appointed System CISO in February 2016.
Devon came to the Federal Reserve from Fortune 500 payroll and human resources provider ADP, where he
served as Global Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). Devon led ADP’s information security strategy,
collaborating across the company’s geographically dispersed business operations to ensure coordination,
consensus, and effective execution across global operations. Prior to joining ADP in 2011, he served as the
Deputy Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) after directing the
IRS’s FISMA-compliant information security program and leading the IRS’s incident response team.
His information security career began in the U.S. Air Force, where he served as a Captain and lead engineer
working on systems and programs to protect the critical network and communications tools of the Air Force’s
Air Combat Command.
Devon is Co-Founder & immediate past president of ICMCP (International Consortium of Minority
Cybersecurity Professionals), which he launched in an attempt to bridge the ‘great minority cyber divide’ by
providing academic scholarships, innovative outreach, mentoring and networking programs targeting minority
cyber security professionals worldwide and by promoting academic and technical excellence in our tradecraft.
Devon received a Bachelor of Science, Applied Mathematics from South Dakota Technological University and
a Master of Science, Computer Science from Colorado Technological University, graduating Summa Cum
Laude. He holds multiple certifications: CISSP, CIPP/US, CIPP/EU, and CISA and participates in several
industry forums and is a sought after speaker and writer on emerging cyber security trends and issues.
On a personal note, Devon has been married to his wife Andrea for 30 years and has two children Danielle (27
y/o) and Dominic (21 y/o). The couple resides in North Haledon, New Jersey.