Angela Marafino is an Evolve Security Academy alumna and is currently an Associate Consultant Engineer on CDW’s InfoSec team. With no background in IT or computer science, Angela did not take the traditional route to obtain a career in cybersecurity. However, being computer savvy and having a passion for privacy led her to enroll in Evolve Security Academy’s cybersecurity bootcamp, which gave her the skills and mindset to become a cybersecurity professional.
She is CompTIA Security + and Network + certified and holds two bachelor’s degrees, one in Fine Arts and another in pre-law. Angela is also in organizing committee of her local WoSec (Women of Security) Chapter (Denver).
Today she is going to share with us her journey in cybersecurity and how the reading of an article made her consider starting a career in cyber!