Sarah has over 30 years of advisory experience and has targeted expertise within the IT security and compliance field. She has worked at many high-tech firms throughout the years, such as Cisco, WebEx, Lucent and IBM, as well as start-ups in Silicon Valley. Sarah Lynn works with an array of clients, both domestic and global, that need distinct expertise when compliance and regulations are requested or required. Sarah’s expertise in the certification and authorization processes (FedRAMP, ISO, SOC2, HITRUST, CSA, CMMC), control requirements (NIST, GDPR, CCPA) and security monitoring capabilities (Security Operations Center) enable her teams to prepare customers for the transformation ahead. Sarah has written for the CSO on-line and magazine, guest starred for San Francisco Radio and led training on Cloud auditing for the ISACA of Sacramento. Sarah is also a technology advisor for the Astia Advisory Board.
Sarah is also the Partner in Charge for the Fairfield, CA office, where she has serviced as a Citizens Police Officer, Chair of the Solano Pride Center and member of the Fairfield-Suisun Chamber of Commerce. Sarah is also a DEI (Diversity Equity & Inclusion) partner to the CPO (Chief People Officer) and Executive Sponsor of the LGBTQIA+ CRG (Colleague Resource Group).
Sarah was the 1981 Finalist for Drum Major of East Carolina University Pirates in Ficklen Stadium and spent her first two years of college as a music major.
- Certified Internal Auditor
- Certified Data Privacy SE
- Certified CMMC Practitioner
- Certified Cloud Security Knowledge
- Member – ISACA
- Member – ISSA
- Technology advisor for the Astia Advisory Board
- BS/Business Administration — University of Phoenix
- MBA/ Risk Management — New York Institute of Technology-Old Westbury