Mr. Michael Kaiser has been the Executive Director of National Cyber Security Alliance since 2008. Mr. Kaiser engages industry, government and nonprofit leaders in NCSA’s far-reaching efforts, including the STOP. THINK. CONNECT. campaign, National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Data Privacy Day and the National Cybersecurity Education Council. Prior to joining NCSA, Mr. Kaiser spent 25 years in the field of victim’s services holding senior staff positions at National Center for Victims of Crime and Safe Horizon in New York City. Mr. Kaiser recently served on the Department of Commerce, NTIA Online Safety Technology Working Group and was named one of SC Magazine’s information security luminaries of 2009. In 2010, he received the cybersecurity public private partnership award from Securing Our eCity in San Diego, CA.
Mr. Kaiser is currently a Board Member of SPIN-USA a national non-profit based in Massachusetts and the ESET Foundation in San Diego, CA. He has also served on the Board of Trustees of the College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, Maine, and New Destiny Housing Corporation in New York City. Along with his wife Laura Fisher Kaiser, he co-authored The Official eBay Guide to Buying, Selling, and Collecting Just About Anything (Simon and Shuster, 1999).
He is a graduate of the College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, Maine.