A native of Cleveland County, Oklahoma, Teresa Rule graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Arts in Letters. Teresa was an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps for 20 years during which she earned a Master’s degree in Education for Adult and Community Education from Eastern Carolina University. She served as a Transportation Officer before transitioning into Joint Special Projects. She served tours in the United States and Okinawa.
Teresa specializes in managing security projects management for organizations seeking proactive cyber secure and compliant environments. Her projects have included FISMA Compliance Projects, SOX, SAS 70, Data at Rest Encryption, Multi-Factor Authentication, Server Refresh and Identity and Access Management projects. Teresa has led 89 projects in the past 24 years and is a recognized Subject Matter Expert in Security Project Management. RNT specializes in Risk and Vulnerability Assessment for organizations with specific compliance concerns.
When she is not running her business, working with organizations on cybersecurity governance, or providing cybersecurity training to organizations, Teresa enjoys reading, travel. She is an active member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Norman, OK, and likes to spend time with her husband of 35 years and their six children.