Kimberly Mentzell

Kimberly Mentzell is currently working in the cybersecurity industry as an educator at Frederick County Community College and the Frederick County Public School Career and Technology Center. She has over twenty years of experience in the technology field as a programmer, auditor, IT manager, network administrator, and technology educator. Kimberly holds the following active certifications: A+, Network+ Security+, CCAI, CCENT, CCNA- Routing and Switching, and CCNA- Cybersecurity Operations. She is pursuing her third Master’s degree in Cybersecurity at the University of Maryland Global Campus. In addition, Mrs. Mentzell is the founder and advisor of the CTC Cyber Team, competing in a variety of CTFs and other cybersecurity competitions. She is also a member of the Technology Review Committee at Frederick County Public Schools and an active member of the leadership committee at her schools. In her limited free time, she enjoys researching Linux, networking, and cybersecurity concepts, as well as staying current on new vocabulary with the assistance of her high school and college students.