JC Herz
JC Herz
COO
Ion Channel
JC Herz is the COO, Ion Channel (www.ionchannel.io), a software supply chain assurance platform used in critical infrastructure. She is a fellow of the National Security Institute at George Mason University and has served as a White House special consultant to the Department of Defense CIO. She is the co-author of Defense Department open source acquisition policies that clarified the permissibility of open source software in defense systems and the responsibilities of mission owners for responsible stewardship of software. JC currently co-chairs a Department of Commerce working group on Software Bills of Materials and their use in high-assurance, safety-sensitive and regulated industries.

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