Herb Baines

Areas of Expertise

Incident Management
Risk Management
Threat Intelligence


Herbert Baines is Georgia Tech's Chief Information Security Officer in the Office of Information Technology. Baines has been in IT since 1978 and at Georgia Tech since 1994. He was a contributor to the Institute for Information Security & Privacy's predecessor -- the Georgia Tech Information Security Center (GTISC). Today, he serves as a guest lecturer in Georgia Tech's College of Computing, Professional Education and School of Public Policy. Baines is a Certified Information System Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional with a Bachelor's in Information Systems.