Jenn Behrens, CIPP/G, CIPP/US, CIPM, FIP



Partner, Executive VP, Privacy

Jenn Behrens specializes in privacy, governance, and identity management solutions. She is Partner & EVP of Privacy for Kuma, leading multiple CPO and CISO engagements for organizations. Jenn focuses on supporting initiatives and organizations in their transition from a state of compliance to a commitment to privacy excellence in identity management, and she specializes in privacy engineering. She leads privacy engineering and compliance activities for multiple cybersecurity projects, is the IDESG Plenary Chair (former Privacy Committee Chair), served on the HIMSS Patient Identity Integrity Work Group, and is an IAPP Publications Advisory Board Member (formerly on the inaugural Women Leading Privacy Advisory Board.)  Jenn received her BA from the University of Virginia; MSW from Virginia Commonwealth University; and PhD in Public Policy and Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University. Jenn holds CIPP/US, CIPP/G, CIPM and CHPSE credentials, and was recently accepted as an IAPP Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP).


Contributions by Jenn Behrens

  • Be the Wiz at Digital Identity in Financial Technology
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019
  • The Privacy Web Woven by Autonomous Vehicles
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • Privacy Engineering Section Forum
    Forum Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • Managing Risk While Increasing Interoperability in Healthcare
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2018
  • Walking the Talk: Privacy Engineering in Practice
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2018
  • Member of Publications Advisory Board 2018 - 2019
  • Security and Privacy Engineering: It’s Not a Zero-Sum Game
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017
  • Women Leading Privacy and Security
    Moderator at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2016
  • Digital Identity and You (Real-life Lessons Learned)
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2015