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Katie Boeckl (Fed)

Privacy Risk Strategist

Katie Boeckl is a privacy risk strategist with the Privacy Engineering Program at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). In this role, Katie works to advance international privacy standards, develops privacy risk management guidelines, and manages the Privacy Engineering Collaboration Space. At NIST, she has helped to develop the NIST Privacy Framework and integrate privacy into multiple security publications, such as the Risk Management Framework and catalog of security and privacy controls. Katie has a B.A. in English from the University of Maryland, College Park, where she specialized in technology through a digital cultures program.


2021 Department of Commerce Gold Medal  Award

2020 NIST Bronze Medal  Award

2020 FCW Rising Star  Award


Mobile Device Security: Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Gema Howell, Katie Boeckl, Nakia R. Grayson, Naomi Lefkovitz, Jason Ajmo, R. Eugene Craft, Milissa McGinnis, Kenneth Sandlin, Oksana Slivina, Julie Snyder, Paul Ward
Many organizations provide employees the flexibility to use their personal mobile devices to perform work-related activities. An ineffectively secured personal
Created February 2, 2017, Updated December 9, 2022