Felicita Sandoval, a highly accomplished professional driven by a deep passion for technology and an innate curiosity for cybersecurity, embarked on a remarkable academic and professional growth journey. As a Security GRC (Governance, Risk, and Compliance) analyst, she diligently ensures adherence to industry regulations and best practices, employing her broad knowledge of security, risk assessment, and compliance frameworks to fortify cybersecurity infrastructures. Felicita is pursuing a Doctorate in Cybersecurity, focusing on Information Assurance and Artificial Intelligence (AI), immersing herself in the ever-evolving landscape of Cybersecurity.

Passionate about fostering diversity and inclusivity within the cybersecurity field, Felicita co-founded Latinas in Cyber—an organization committed to empowering women and supporting individuals seeking careers in Cybersecurity. Through this groundbreaking initiative, she has provided aspiring professionals invaluable resources, mentorship, and guidance, contributing to developing a more diverse and representative workforce.