Martha joined Smith & Howard in 2018 as a Manager in our Accounting & Advisory group, bringing strong expertise and resources to our Information Technology group. Prior to joining Smith & Howard, she served as Senior Security Consultant and Senior Security Program Manager for two large corporations.
Martha specializes in educating, directing and guiding organizations in navigating applicable standards, laws and regulations to meet compliance and manage risk on an ongoing basis. She has worked with businesses across many industries, including healthcare organizations.
Martha earned both a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Information Technology from South University in Savannah, Georgia. She is a HITRUST Certified CSF Practitioner, ISO/IEC 27001: 2013 Lead Auditor (TPECS), CSA STAR Auditor, CISSP, CompTIA Security+, Certified Information Privacy Manager(CIPM), Certification in Business Management and holds an Office 365 accreditation.
When away from the office, Martha enjoys spending time with her two sons doing outdoor activities and working out at her local CrossFit gym. She also holds a Black Belt in Mixed Martial Arts.