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Cybersecurity is not about systems and software. It is about enabling companies to offer the best products and services while protecting our community.

Nicole L Mendolera

EY Americas Cybersecurity & Business Resiliency Manager

Cybersecurity and business resiliency guru. Foster parent to at-risk teens with special needs. Enjoys traveling, hiking and volunteering. Grew up in Buffalo, New York and still loves the snow.

Experienced in cybersecurity strategy, risk management, privacy and business resiliency, Nicole has been with the EY organization for almost 13 years. 

Nicole has teamed with over 50 Fortune 500 companies to mature their security posture, become compliant to regulations, protect the privacy of our communities, and learn to prepare and respond to major disasters — including pandemics. Nicole is CPA, CISSP and a CIPP, which allows her to bring a holistic and highly integrated approach that closely aligns to her clients’ business goals.

A graduate of Binghamton University, Nicole attained a BS in Computer Science and then went on to earn an MBA.

How Nicole is building a better working world

Nicole focuses on inspiring and advocating for those at risk or disadvantaged. This includes her role as a foster parent to troubled teens and as the Financial Vice President of SEED a Better Life, a non-profit that provides business and educational opportunities to the families in Rwanda who have been impacted by genocide. 

By supporting organizations to integrate security into their entire business, Nicole is dedicated to facilitating everyone’s privacy is protected. In addition, she is part of the Women in Cyber and other affinity groups that help support women in the workplace and encourage young girls into STEM programs.

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