Santa Clara University

MSIS Board of Advisors: Kristin E. Valente-Madden

Partner, Technology and Security Risk Solutions
Ernst & Young LLP

Kristin E. Valente-Madden is a partner in the Technology and Security Risk Solutions Practice of Ernst & Young LLP’s Assurance and Advisory Business Services Practice in the Pacific Northwest, currently based in Seattle, Washington. Valente was previously the National Leader of the Innovative Assurance Solutions Group, where she was responsible for the global acceleration of Innovative Assurance Solutions that solve complex client needs such as Internet privacy and security; performance measurement, regulatory and contractual compliance, and other business trust needs through independent verification.

Valente has been with the firm for over 14 years and has been responsible for providing information technology risk management and assurance solutions to many of Ernst & Young’s multi-national and high tech clients. Valente earned a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from Santa Clara University in 1989. She is an active member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as well as the California Society of Certified Public Accountants. Valente is also a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Information Systems Auditor.

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