Katy Mann joined Okta in June 2021 as the Vice President of Federal. Katy is responsible for Okta's Federal business's growth and go-to-market strategy. Katy's top priority is partnering with federal agencies to ensure the success of their mission, Zero-Trust, cybersecurity solutions, and improving user experience. Katy has a high-growth mindset, with a specialty in transformation and scale. She has a particular passion for Women in Tech and is the Executive Sponsor for [email protected]
Before joining Okta, Katy served as the Area Vice President for Federal Civilian Agencies and the Director of National Security Programs at Splunk. Katy brings over twenty-five years of expertise introducing leading-edge technologies into the federal government to help accelerate mission objectives. She holds a B.S in Aerospace Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
A recent report from the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) revealed phishing attacks for the first quarter of 2022 exceeded one million—the highest on APWG record. As attacks increase, it’s reasonable to expect targeted phishing attacks to increase as well.
The U.S. government is defending itself against this growing threat via mandates and…