Gordon Rudd is the CEO of Stone Creek Coaching. Gordon has over 40 years of experience in the IT and cybersecurity in oil & gas, health care and financial services. He is a recognized expert in cybersecurity, ERM, GRC, IT risk management, and compliance program development. Gordon works with the coaching team at Stone Creek helping technical personnel map their careers and achieve their personal objectives. He also serves as our subject matter expert in residence.
Gordon joined Stone Creek Coaching after being the VP, CISO for RCB Bank. Gordon implemented and managed both their cybersecurity program and enterprise risk management program, which included managing internal and external audits and regulatory examinations, creating the vendor management office and implementing a successful continuous process improvement program. Today, Gordon uses his proven ability to energize any department or organization using Stone Creek’s innovative people, process, and technical solutions.
Gordon founded the CISO Mentoring Project 12 years ago and is still an engaged mentor for many aspiring and active CISOs around the world. Gordon is a regular presenter with (ISC)2 an international, nonprofit association for information security leaders, to create and lead educational events, videos and content for their members.
As a recognized expert, Gordon is frequently sought to speak at industry events on information security, GRC and enterprise risk. Gordon received his BBA in Finance from the University of Oklahoma and an MBA from West Texas A&M University.