Director for Information Security and ICT Operations
Catholic Relief Services
Joel Urbanowicz has worked for 4 years at Catholic Relief Services and has been serving as Director for Information Security and ICT Operations since January 2017. In this role, he is responsible for strategic oversight of global information security, data protection, infrastructure, networking, communications, end user device management, and the global service desk. He is currently the co-chair of the Data Protection and Information Security Working Group at the International Non-Governmental Organization (INGO) consortium NetHope. Previously, Mr. Urbanowicz was a technology consultant at Deloitte Consulting in Washington, DC, and a Business Process Improvement Engineer and Data Center Manager at GoDaddy.com in Scottsdale, AZ. He received a B.A. degree in Communications from Michigan State University and an M.S. in Information Management from Arizona State University.