Jen Ellis is a nonresident fellow with the Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative and the vice president of community and public affairs at Rapid7. Jen’s primary focus is on advancing cybersecurity for all by building productive collaboration between those in the security community and those operating outside it. She works extensively with security researchers, technology providers and operators, and various government entities to help them understand and address cybersecurity challenges. She believes effective collaboration is our only path forward to reducing cybercrime and protecting consumers and businesses. She has testified before US Congress and spoken at various security or business events including SXSW, RSA, DEF CON, and the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Global Cyber Summit.