CERT-SEI

Staff Profile

Pamela Curtis

Member of the Technical Staff

Key Responsibilities

Pamela Curtis conducts analytical studies, investigations, and research and develops models and assessments related to improving and measuring operational resilience.

Professional Background

Pamela has over 25 years of experience in the information technology domain as a systems analyst, programmer, process improvement team leader, technical communicator, and manager.

Publications (recent or significant)

  • Allen, Julia; Curtis, Pamela; & Mehravari, Nader."Managing Operational Resilience." Cyber Security & Information Systems Information Analysis Center, March 2014. https://www.thecsiac.com/spruce/resources/ref_documents/recommended-practices-managing-operational-resilience
  • Crabb, Greg; Allen, Julia; Mehravari, Nader; & Curtis, Pamela. Improving the Security and Resilience of U.S. Postal Service Mail Products and Services Using the CERT® Resilience Management Model (CMU/SEI-2013-TN-034). Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, 2014. http://resources.sei.cmu.edu/library/asset-view.cfm?AssetID=77277
  • Crabb, Greg; Allen, Julia; Curtis, Pamela; & Mehravari, Nader. A Proven Method for Identifying Security Gaps in International Postal and Transportation Critical Infrastructure (CMU/SEI-2013-TN-033). Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, 2014. http://resources.sei.cmu.edu/library/asset-view.cfm?AssetID=77265
  • Allen, Julia H., Curtis, Pamela D., Mehravari, Nader, Moore, Andrew P., Partridge, Kevin G., Stoddard, Robert W., & Trzeciak, Randall F. Analyzing Cases of Resilience Success and Failure—A Research Study (CMU/SEI-2012-TN-025). Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, 2012.
  • Allen, Julia H., Curtis, Pamela D., & Gates, Linda Parker. Using Defined Processes as a Context for Resilience Measures (CMU/SEI-2011-TN-029). Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, 2011.
  • Allen, Julia H. & Curtis, Pamela D. Measures for Managing Operational Resilience (CMU/SEI-2011-TR-019). Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, 2011.
  • Caralli, Richard A., Allen, Julia H., Curtis, Pamela D., White, David W., & Young, Lisa R. CERT® Resilience Management Model, v1.0 (CMU/SEI-2010-TR-012). Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, 2010.

 

Teams

CERT Cyber Risk Management Team

Education

  • MS, Management Information Systems, Boston University
  • BA, Business Administration, Simmons College

Professional Memberships

  • IEEE

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