Vandana Verma

Security Leader

Episode 6 - Keenan Skelly

A day in the life of an Entrepreneur

Keenan Skelly


• Co-Founder & CEO - shyftED, Inc.

• President and CEO - Spark Security Solutions, Inc

• Strategic Advisor to CEO - Circadence Corp.

• Director, Board of Directors – Night Lion Security

• Advisor, Women in Cybersecurity Advisory Council – SC Media

• Games Master - Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu

Ms. Skelly has twenty years’ experience in providing security and management solutions across a wide array of platforms to include personnel, physical, and cyber security. She brings more than ten years in government service with a focus on National and Homeland Security. Ms. Skelly served in the US Army as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician and went on to work for the Department of Homeland Security where she served as Chief for Comprehensive Reviews in the Office for Infrastructure Protection. In this capacity she ran vulnerability assessments and exercises on Critical Infrastructure assets throughout the Nation, and helped to develop the first systems assessment approach for Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources.