IBM Fellow Vice President - GTS Data Security and Privacy Officer, IBM
Elizabeth "Jake" Feinler
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Santosh Kurinec, Ph.D.
Rochester Institute of Technology, Professor of Electrical & Microelectronic Engineering
Yanbing Li, Ph.D.
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Rhonda ChildressIBM Fellow Vice President - GTS Data Security and Privacy Officer, IBM
Inducted in: 2018
Rhonda Childress is an IBM Fellow Vice President - GTS Data Security and Privacy Officer. As one of only 25 female IBM Fellows in IBM's history, Ms. Childress has created many firsts in her 25-year IBM Career, including: first IBM Service's female Master Inventor, first IBM Security Fellow, and first IBM Fellow from a Historically Black College or University. As an IBM Master Inventor, Ms. Childress has over 180 patent applications, resulting in 120 issued patents. Her patent ideas range from security, system management, IoT, mobile, aircraft, and various other topics. In 2014, she was honored by the State Bar of Texas IP Law as Co-Inventor of the Year.