Angela Rivera, CISM, is a Principal and Market Lead and Cybersecurity Advisor with Chartis whose healthcare consulting experience spans over 25 years specializing in healthcare IT and cybersecurity.
Before joining Chartis, Angela served as Executive Vice President of Operations for CynergisTek, an information privacy and security consulting firm that helps clients measure privacy and security programs against regulatory requirements and develop risk management best practices. Prior to CynergisTek, Angela spent 17 years at Computer Task Group, Inc., an international IT consulting firm where she served in several roles, most recently as Vice President of its Healthcare and Life Sciences division.
Angela has a passion for service and has served on various boards and in other volunteer roles. She is a current Fellow with HIMSS and Past President of the Southern California HIMSS Chapter. Angela is an advocate for the advancement of women in technology and currently serves on the Board of Directors for Women in Healthcare Information Technology (WHIT). In 2018 and 2019, she was named on the list of “Women in Healthcare IT to Know” by Becker’s Hospital Review. She also served as a Board Member and Annual Conference Chair for ACHE (American College of Healthcare Executives). Additionally, Angela is a Guardian Scholar Mentor supporting foster youth to achieve their educational and career goals.
Angela received her MBA from Louisiana State University, Shreveport, and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, San Diego.