Michael Duff

CISO, Stanford University

Michael Duff completed his undergraduate and graduate degrees in computer science and physics at MIT. While there, he founded an electronic medical records company and later served as CTO of the acquiring organization. Duff then devoted a year to teaching undergraduate and graduate computer science courses as a Visiting Instructor at Miami University in Ohio before relocating to the Bay Area, where he led the information security program at SRI International in Menlo Park for the next 11 years. Duff joined Stanford University in May of 2012 and ascended to the Chief Information Security Officer role in November 2013.