(ISC)² Official San Diego Chapter

Our chapter’s mission is to conduct outreach to the general community within San Diego County and help increase the awareness and understanding of the information security field. We are an organized group of information security professionals that promote interest and growth in the information security profession through collaboration and networking, provide information security education and training to the community, and otherwise support the mission of (ISC)².

The International Information System Security Certification Consortium, or (ISC)², is a non-profit organization that specializes in training and certifications for cybersecurity professionals. It has been described as the "world's largest IT security organization".

Board of Directors

O’Dell Hobson

Nelson Mozzini
Vice President

Edward Miller

Ryan Golmassian

Jason Peca

Ben Ruvalcaba-Alonso
Membership Chair

Eric Glenn
Director of Public Relations

Michael Reid
Director of Training and Education

Lynn Hijar Hoffman
USD Liaison

The World’s Leading Cybersecurity Professional Organization
You face immense pressure to stay ahead of attacks and up-to-date in our ever-changing security profession. But you aren’t alone.

(ISC)² is an international, nonprofit membership association for information security leaders like you. We’re committed to helping our members learn, grow and thrive. More than 140,000 certified members strong, we empower professionals who touch every aspect of information security.

How can we help you make an impact in your career and advance our industry? Through our globally recognized certifications. Our vast networking and collaboration opportunities. Our Professional Development Institute and leadership tools.

We’re also committed to educating the general public through our support of The Center for Cyber Safety and Education. Because we get it. Protecting information is everyone’s job — not just IT’s job!

Join us in our vision of inspiring a safe and secure cyber world.

Click here to find out more!


We welcome all members, professionals, students, faculty, staff, alumni, and all guests to join us in our mission to
Connect | Educate | Inspire | Secure

Please invite others interested in cyber security to the no cost meetings.