Theodora Wills, CIPP/G, CIPP/US, CIPM, FIP

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Kuma

Senior Director of Privacy

Theodora Wills is currently the Senior Director for Privacy at Kuma, a privacy and security risk management consulting firm. Prior to joining Kuma, Ms. Wills was the Chief Privacy Officer for the State of South Carolina. In that capacity, she oversaw the day-to-day operations of the State's Enterprise Privacy Office, including the development, implementation, and monitoring of the statewide privacy program. Her office advised over 70 State agencies in the implementation of privacy initiatives.

Ms. Wills brings over 15 years of professional experience in the field of information privacy. Her prior positions include serving as the Deputy Director for Privacy for the U.S. Department of Defense, and as the Director of Privacy Policy and Compliance Group with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Ms. Wills was also a consultant with several management consulting firms advising federal government executives. She began her career managing outpatient services in the U.S. Veterans Affairs Medical Center system, and the non-profit healthcare environment. 

 

Contributions by Theodora Wills

  • The ABCs of Conducting PIAs
    Speaker at Virtual Bermuda KnowledgeNet: 8 July 2020
  • Recipe for Success: A Chat with South Carolina’s Privacy and Security “Chefs”
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016