James R. Redman, CPA, CISA, CISSP, HITRUST, CCSFP

Director
Technology Consulting

Biography

James is a Cybersecurity and IT compliance professional with over 12 years of security consulting experience in addition to other professional experience.  He leads readiness consulting and assessments related to a variety of IT compliance standards including but not limited to NIST, SOC 1/2/3, HITRUST, PCI, HIPAA and Sarbanes-Oxley.

He has extensive experience with meeting and assessing third party security requirements.  He spent three years at a large healthcare organization conducting vendor assessments, contract negotiations, establishing criteria for cloud and application security.  He can break down complex security requirements and translate them into executable business requirements.

Before returning to Lurie after having worked here earlier in his career, James owned a consulting company where he provided IT advisory and audit services for organizations ranging from start-ups to multi-national public companies.

James provides an expert voice in managing IT security, compliance and business management requirements.

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts in Accounting – Saint Cloud State University, Minnesota

Areas of Expertise

  • 3rd Party IT Risk
  • Internal Controls
  • Cybersecurity Architecture
  • Audit Scope Reduction
  • Data Protection
  • Vulnerability Scans
  • Security Risk Assessments
  • IT Security Contract Negotiations