Tiffany Olson Jones
Tiffany Olson Jones serves as a Director on MKACyber’s Board of Directors. She is the Chief Executive Officer of Distil Networks, the leader in protecting websites, mobile apps and APIs from botnets and automated attacks. As CEO, she is responsible for all facets of the business and operations. Tiffany is a dynamic business executive with more than 20 years of proven business and operations experience within the information technology industry (large companies and start-ups), the White House, government and US military. She has demonstrated success leading teams that repeatedly overachieve on key revenue growth targets and business outcomes.
Prior to Distil, Tiffany was at FireEye Tiffany leading Global Strategic Partnerships and Alliance Operations. In that role, she was responsible for FireEye’s Global Strategic Partnerships teams, outbound OEM partnerships and the Alliance operations function.
She joined the FireEye team through the acquisition of iSIGHT Partners where she was the Chief Revenue Officer & SVP of Client Solutions for iSIGHT. As CRO, Tiffany led the development of business strategy, field execution and all revenue generating functions. She was responsible for managing the sales, marketing, product management, alliances, channel, delivery teams, and all customer and partner revenue contributions.
Prior to iSIGHT Partners, Tiffany spent over a decade at Symantec in senior roles. She also had a distinguished career in the government as Deputy Chief of Staff at the White House Office of Cyber Security and Critical Infrastructure Protection under the leadership of Richard Clarke. In additional to her Deputy Chief of Staff duties, Tiffany contributed to the development of the President’s National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace.
Tiffany graduated from the Coast Guard Academy and received her commission as a Coast Guard Officer. Operational duties included Deck Watch Officer, Assistant Operations Officer and Law Enforcement Officer aboard the cutter JUNIPER in Newport, RI, Executive Officer and lead Law Enforcement Officer aboard the cutter GRAND ISLE in Gloucester, MA, and Coast Guard Congressional Affairs Liaison for the Coast Guard and Department of Transportation.
Tiffany currently sits on the boards of ISC2, MKACyber, and WhiteHawk. She is also a member of the CSIS Cyber Security Commission and is asked to speak as a cyber security expert for many organizations and governments around the globe.
Tiffany’s military awards include Coast Guard Officer of the Year Award, a Coast Guard Commendation Medal, two Coast Guard Achievement Medals, numerous Commandant’s Letter of Commendation Ribbons, the Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation award, Coast Guard Meritorious Team Commendation award, six Special Operations Ribbons, the Sea Service Ribbon and other unit citations.
Tiffany has two children, enjoys cooking, singing in her band and spending time with family and friends. She is also an investor of Fair Winds Brewing Company, a microbrewery in the Northern Virginia area.