Paul Johnson joins Wipfli's information technology security group as a manager
November 30, 2010
Wipfli announced today that Paul Johnson has joined the firm as a manager in the firm’s information technology security group. Drawing from over 20 years of experience, Johnson will focus on providing information security consulting services, risk assessments, IT audits, PCI data security compliance services and health care security compliance services to the firm’s clients. He is based in the St. Paul office.
“We are excited for Paul to bring his unique and extensive experience in information security and health care security compliance to our clients,” said Bob Cedergren, leader of the firm’s risk management practice, which includes the information technology security group. “His experience nicely complements our seasoned team of risk management professionals.”
Prior to joining Wipfli, Johnson led the vulnerability assessment and project office teams at NetSPI, a regional information security consulting firm. He also served as the information security director at HealthEast Care System, the largest health care provider in the Twin Cities’ East Metro area.
Johnson is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Information Systems Security Association and the Minnesota Chapter, as well as the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc. He earned a bachelor of science degree in computer information systems and accounting from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Johnson holds the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation.