Counselor to the Deputy Secretary for Cybersecurity, U.S. Department of the Treasury, USA
Todd C. Conklin Counselor to the Deputy Secretary Todd Conklin currently serves as Treasury's Chief Information Officer for Intelligence Platforms and Innovation while also leading Treasury's cybersecurity portfolio under Deputy Secretary Adeyemo. Todd Conklin previously served as Chief Data Officer for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence (TFI). As Chief Data Officer, Mr. Conklin led TFI’s data analytics program and worked to develop a centralized data analytics platform consisting of data from all TFI components. He chairs the TFI Data Governance Board and led TFI through technical and talent gap assessments leading to a partnership with Amazon Web Services. Mr. Conklin has more than 15 years of experience with TFI and the Department of the Treasury. He initially joined Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control in 2007, most recently serving as Deputy Associate Director for the Office of Global Targeting. From 2011 to 2013, Mr. Conklin served as OFAC's Attaché to Mexico and Central America and from 2010 to 2011, he served as OFAC Liaison to Afghanistan's National Interdiction Unit. In addition to his Treasury experience, Todd has a combination of private sector, intelligence, and law enforcement experience having worked in various positions at Exxon Mobil Corporation, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, and United States Secret Service. Mr. Conklin received his B.A. in history from Mercyhurst University and his M.B.A. with a business analytics focus from Ohio University. In 2021, he received one of the Treasury Department's highest honors, the Silver Medal of Service, for his work ensuring the security of Treasury's critical national security data assets.