Tina Thorstenson - Deputy Chief Information Officer CISO, IT Governance, and Policy


Tina Thorstenson is Chief Information Security Officer at Arizona State University, a position she assumed in September 2009. Tina has spent the majority of her career implementing, enhancing and securing enterprise administrative systems and technology infrastructure in higher education.

She has served Arizona State University since 2006 in leadership roles in the University Technology Office and also the Office of Human Resources. Tina served previously at Northern Arizona University from 1995 through the summer of 2006 where she led a number of teams implementing enterprise software applications. Prior to Northern Arizona University, Tina was an analyst for Overnite Transportation where she brought some of the earliest mobile devices to the transportation industry.