Holly Drake is Chief Privacy Officer at The Ohio State University Office of Compliance and Integrity. In that role, she is developing and implementing a privacy compliance program that addresses collection, use, and sharing of personal information across Ohio State. She works in deep collaboration with faculty, staff, and students across the University to implement a simplified, unified approach to privacy compliance and establish privacy best practices.
Holly spent 18 years working as a privacy professional in the financial and insurance services industry. She has successfully created privacy compliance programs using a pragmatic approach that balances privacy laws, the ethical use of personal information and the need of institutions to use personal information.
Holly graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Russian Languages and Literatures from The Ohio State University and obtained her Masters of Social Work from Case Western Reserve University. She is also a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP), Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).