Ms. Sharon Pole
Senior Manager Information Security, Toptal
Sharon Smith, CISSP is a highly accomplished security leader with over 18 years of experience in governance, risk, and compliance. With a proven track record in leading and delivering successful security engagements, Sharon has demonstrated expertise in partnering with CISOs, technical teams, and business leaders to enhance security program posture, mitigate risks, and ensure compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements. In her most recent role at Amazon, Sharon combined her security background with her desire to empower more underrepresented minority students in the field of security. Sharon built and managed a strategic program where she collaborated with schools, non-profits, and volunteers to provide mentorship and career opportunities for students entering the security workforce.