Ivy D. Orecchio

Cybersecurity and Privacy Services Project Manager
Orecchio Ivy

Ivy Orecchio draws on her experience delivering privacy services to federal, state, and local government entities to support clients in establishing privacy as a core value in their organization's unique identity. Ivy is experienced in privacy program management and design and regularly assesses the impact of privacy programs, identifying opportunities for growth, and recommending action items and other mitigation strategies to operationalize privacy. She has ample knowledge and experience with applying NIST guidance and a variety of privacy frameworks, including the AICPA Privacy Management Framework (formerly known as the Generally Accepted Privacy Principles or GAPP) and the NIST Privacy Framework.

Before joining Venable, Ivy consulted with entities in the private and public sectors to promote privacy program maturity and ensure regulatory compliance. She is an expert in privacy program operations, including privacy impact assessments (PIAs), data inventories, risk analysis, and policy analysis. As a certified eLearning designer, she has also developed custom web-based training solutions to educate employees on the roots of many privacy and security issues. Ivy's proactive approach enables organizations to promote an appreciation for privacy, from the customer all the way up to the CEO.

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Government Experience

  • Privacy analyst, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), Department of Homeland Security
  • Management analyst, Department of Health and Human Services




  • M.B.A. Cybersecurity in Business Salve Regina University 2020
  • Graduate Certificate Cybersecurity and Intelligence Salve Regina University 2019
  • M.P.A. Government and Cross-Sector Management Brown University 2014
  • B.A. Sociology and Nonprofit Management University of Memphis 2012

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US and CIPP/G)
  • eLearning and Instructional Design, Association for Talent Development
  • Certified Nonprofit Professional, Nonprofit Leadership Alliance


  • Department of Homeland Security, National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD), Cornerstone Award, 2018
  • United States Department of Defense, Order of Saint Joan D'Arc, 2020