Acxiom LLC of Conway's chief security and compliance officer has been appointed to serve on the board of the National Technology Security Coalition.
Beth-Anne Bygum will help influence the strategic direction of the NTSC while joining other chief information security officers, or CISOs, who represent a cross-section of businesses. "These CISOs have a vested interest in protecting the security of their customers and employees through policies that improve national cybersecurity standards and awareness," Acxiom said in a news release.
Bygum is responsible for Acxiom's global cyber security strategy, enterprise risk managemement program and information risk governance.
"The NTSC is delighted to welcome Beth-Anne to our distinguished board of directors," Patrick Gaul, NTSC executive director, said in a statement. "She brings more than 30 years of experience working with companies in data science, technology, consumer packaged goods, biotechnology, pharmaceutical and consulting services."
The NTSC is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that serves as an advocacy group for CISOs across the U.S.