Emma Stewart Joins Léargas Security as an Advisor, Strengthening Power and Energy Security Initiatives

Canton, GA, January 11, 2024 – Léargas Security, a pioneer in comprehensive security solutions, is proud to announce the appointment of Emma Stewart as an Advisor. With her profound expertise as a power and energy security strategist, Emma is poised to enhance Léargas Security's capabilities in safeguarding the U.S. electric grid against emerging threats.

Emma's distinguished career includes her recent role as Chief Power Grid Scientist and Research Strategist at Idaho National Laboratory, focusing on resilience against cyberthreats in the National and Homeland Security Directorate. Her unique background in engineering has equipped her with the skills to analyze, break, and rebuild systems for improved strength and security.

Previously, Emma served as Chief Scientist for the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, addressing the challenges faced by roughly 900 non-profit electric co-ops in fortifying distributed resources against nation-state cyberthreats. Her experience in enhancing rural infrastructure resilience is invaluable to Léargas Security's mission.

Patrick Kelley - "Emma's addition to our team marks a significant milestone in our journey towards innovating resilient and secure energy systems. Her insights and experience are crucial as we tackle the complexities of protecting the electric grid from advanced cyber threats."

Emma's expertise, particularly in the area of cyber mutual assistance programs and her experience as a speaker at the S4 industrial cybersecurity conference in Miami Beach, further strengthens Léargas Security's position as a leader in the security sector.

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Name: Carolyn Ashton
Company: Léargas Security
Phone: (478) 309-2748