CMMC-AB Adds Two New Board Members; Makes Other Changes
CMMC-AB Adds New Board Member;
Makes Other Changes
CMMC Accreditation Body
(Baltimore, MD, September 2, 2020) The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB),which is authorized by the Department of Defense to establish, manage, control, and administer CMMC assessment, certification, training, and accreditation processes for the Defense Supply Chain, announced it has added two new members to its Board of Directors, Sheryl A. Hanchar and Charlie E. Williams. “We are delighted to add these two members of the national defense community to our board. Both individuals are distinguished veterans who’ve served our country, and who bring tremendous cyber security, defense acquisition, and industry expertise” said Ty Schieber, CMMC-AB Board Chair.
Both new board members will serve terms which begin immediately. Ms. Sheryl Hanchar is Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES) where she leads the company Information Security and Governance, Risk and Compliance programs. Sheryl has over 25 years of Information Technology and Security experience serving in leadership roles for international multibillion dollar firms with responsibilities of managing cybersecurity and information technology risk, supply chain risk, regulatory compliance, budget and financial scaling, and operational improvements.
Prior to her current role, Sheryl held the titles of CISO, vCISO, and Global Deputy CISO providing guidance and strategy at HireRight, Ingram Micro, and Broadcom Corporation among others. She was Chairman of and founded the Veteran Employee Resource Group (VERG). Sheryl is an Officer within the Information Warfare Community with 20 years of service in The United States Navy Reserves. She is a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom, where she served in Iraq (2004) leading the implementation of the Navy’s down range communications.
The CMMC Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB) incorporated in January 2020 as a non-stock corporation in the State of Maryland, with an application pending for a tax-exemption determination by the Internal Revenue Service under Section 501(c)(3). The CMMC-AB is an independent accreditation entity responsible to establish, manage, control, and administer CMMC assessment, certification, training, and accreditation processes for the Defense Supply Chain in accordance with an MOU signed with the Department of Defense. For additional details contact firstname.lastname@example.org.