Lucas J. Burke, Chief Information Security Officer
Lucas has been a technology professional for more than 15 years and has experience in Fortune 500, Higher Education, and non-profit verticals. Lucas earned a M.S. degree in information security and currently holds both the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designations. Lucas is a member of the FBI Infragard, REN-ISAC community, and an adviser on the executive steering council for the Philadelphia Secureworld Expo. He joined the Villanova community in 2007.
The Office of Information Security strives to deliver and maintain an integrated program that safeguards the University’s information assets against unauthorized use, disclosure, modification, damage or loss and supports the University’s strategic goals and priorities.
This is accomplished through assessing and developing robust security policies, implementing technical measures to protect campus resources, educating users about security related issues, and developing mechanisms to react to incidents and events that endanger the University’s information assets.