Cathleen Scerbo



Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

In her role as Chief Information Officer at the International Association of Privacy Professionals,

Cathy leads the technology, data management, continuous improvement and portfolio teams.

As part of the leadership team, she helps develop IAPP operational strategy and direction while

promoting scaling capabilities through continuous improvement and technology modernization.

Prior to joining the IAPP team in February 2019, Cathy held various executive technology

leadership positions at Liberty Mutual across infrastructure, applications and technology

services. She is an advocate of Women in Technology, and passionate about technology

literacy for business leaders.

Cathy earned a BS in Mathematics from the College of William and Mary in Virginia. She is a

native of New Hampshire and when not working, she enjoys traveling, biking, skiing and other

outdoor activities with her three sons and friends.


Contributions by Cathleen Scerbo

  • Risk Management – Strategies for Integrating Brave New Technologies
    Moderator at IAPP Summit Sessions 2020 Online
  • Talking Tech for Privacy Pros: Encryption, Blockchain, Anonymization, and More!
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019