Cleandra LeSane (Retired – US Army) is the Founder and CEO of Dephiant Consulting Inc. In this capacity, she is responsible for oversight and execution of information security vision, strategy, policy, operations, and risk management functions. Serving as the Director of Cybersecurity advisor to executive leadership at Dine Brands Global.

Specializing in strategic leadership, security strategy & corporate security consulting services. Providing mission-critical, technology-based solutions in support of key programs. Responsible for partnering with subsidiary Information Security teams to lead an intelligence-driven Cyber Defense.

Previous Employment includes Dine Brands Global Inc., Department of Defense, U.S.M.C. (Marine Corps Intelligence Activity), Department of Homeland Security (ICE), and the U.S. Army. Career supported by a Master of Business Administration in Information Technology, Master of Science in Cybersecurity Strategy and Information Management, and Doctor of Science Candidacy in Cybersecurity.

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