Jennifer Gold

Board Member

Jennifer Gold LIFARS Board Member

Jennifer Gold has over 20 years of experience in senior technology positions for the financial
sector and currently serves as Vice President of Engineering at a global investment management
firm. Ms. Gold is a trusted strategist and subject matter expert in cybersecurity, risk
management, systems engineering & architecture, cloud technologies, incident response, and
disaster recovery. She combines this with a personal passion for technology innovation,
community volunteerism, patriotism, and a commitment to national security.
Previously, Ms. Gold was the Associate Vice President of Global Technology & Solutions at The
Carlyle Group, where she was responsible for cybersecurity initiatives, global enterprise-wide
infrastructure implementations, including the introduction of new technology and processes,
technology refresh and re-design, cloud technology, business continuity, and disaster recovery.
Her other work experience includes twelve years at Citigroup as a Systems Engineer and
Architect, where she managed the technology infrastructure for Equities Trading and Citigroup
Derivatives Markets, Inc.
Ms. Gold also founded Grayce Technology Solutions, Inc., a corporation that has provided a
range of cybersecurity consulting services to both the public and private sectors.
In addition to her executive work, Ms. Gold is also the co-founder of UNION Cyber, a non-profit
(501c3) organization that provides military and national security talent with cybersecurity
training and job opportunities.
Ms. Gold serves as the IT Sector Chief and a Director on the Board of the InfraGard’s New York
Metro Chapter, supporting the public-private partnership with the FBI. She is also a member of
the Cyber Subcommittee for the Area Maritime Security Committee (AMSC) for the U.S. Coast
Guard.
She is a member of several organizations, including the Information Systems Audit and Control
Association (ISACA), Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA
International), United States Secret Service Electronic Crimes Task Force (ECTF), Association
of Former Intelligence Officers (AFIO), High Technology Crime Investigation Association
(HTCIA), and the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR).
Ms. Gold recently received certification from The Global Cyber Institute in partnership with
UCLA.
In 2018, she was honored with the Women’s History Award by the Greater NY Chamber of
Commerce for technology leadership and for creating cybersecurity job opportunities for NYC
veterans. In 2018, she received an award from the NY State Comptroller for her contributions to
Veterans Affairs. Ms. Gold also received a nomination for the 92Y Emily Rosenthal
Extraordinary Women’s Award for exceptional contributions in education and in her community.