Ben Woelk, CISSP, CPTC, is the Program Manager for the Information Security Office at the Rochester Institute of Technology where he's developed a leading information security awareness program. Ben is a member and former co-chair of the EDUCAUSE/Internet2 Security Awareness and Training Working Group of the Higher Education Information Security Council. Ben is a past president of the Society for Technical Communication.
He holds the CISSP (#379414), CPTC, is a CPTC trainer, and is ITIL v3 certified. Ben holds degrees from the University of Florida, Trinity International University, and the University of Rochester, and an Advanced Certificate in Technical Information Design from RIT. Ben is adjunct faculty at RIT, teaching classroom and online courses in Computing Security Fundamentals and Technical Communication.
Prior to joining RIT, Ben provided technical communications and change management consulting to a number of area Fortune 500 companies. His current interests include working with other security awareness practitioners to develop effective security awareness programs and providing mentoring and coaching to new and aspiring introverted leaders, and speaking and presenting workshops on introverted leadership, creating security awareness programs, and technical communication.
|ID||Event Name||Duration||Start Date|
|FREE for STC Members Webinar: Cybersecurity, COVID-19, and Working from Home||1 Hours||April 2, 2020|
|Free STC Member-Only Webinar: Become a Certified Professional Technical Communicator (CPTC)||1 Hours||October 31, 2018|
|Free STC Chapter/SIG Member-Only Webinar: The Introvert in the Workplace: Becoming a Leader and Influencer||1 Hours||October 24, 2018|
|Digital Self Defense- Tips, Tools, and Best Practices to Stay Safe Online||1 Hours||October 17, 2018|
|Introverted Leadership||1 Hours||August 31, 2016|
|An Introvert’s Journey to Leadership||1 Hours||January 21, 2015|
|EMPOWERING THE INTROVERT WITHIN: BECOMING AN OUTSTANDING LEADER||68 Weeks||October 1, 2013|
|ID||Course Name||Duration||Start Date|
|Introverts and Leadership One||November 11, 2021|
|Cybersecurity Fundamentals for Tech Comm Professionals||September 23, 2021|
|Online CPTC Preparatory Class||September 9, 2021|