Randall "Fritz" Frietzsche
Randall “Fritz” Frietzsche is the Chief Information Security (CISO) and Privacy Officer for Denver Health. He previously worked for Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), most recently as the Regional Information Security Officer for CHI’s QualChoice Health Plans. Frietzsche has over 20 years of experience in IT, 15 years in Information Security and 10 years in Healthcare. He holds a Master’s degree in Information Security and Assurance, as well as the Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Ethical Hacker and Certified Hacking Forensics Investigator, along with 23 other IT and InfoSec certifications. He is a Distinguished Fellow with the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) and was the President of the Louisville, Ky. ISSA chapter. Frietzsche also teaches Information Security, ethical hacking and digital forensics as an Adjunct Professor, and Cyber Security Risk Management, for Harvard. Frietzsche started his career as a Deputy Sheriff in Indiana and is a graduate of the FBI Citizen’s Academy.