Telecommunications Industry Association Statement on Chris Krebs, Director of DHS’ CISA

Arlington, VA (Nov. 18, 2020) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—released a statement on the departure of Chris Krebs, Director of the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency.

“TIA thanks Chris Krebs, the founding Director of DHS’ CISA, for his years of hard work and dedication to protecting our nation’s cyber and fiscal infrastructure. Widely respected by the private and public sectors, including from both sides of the aisle, Krebs’ leadership helped evolve CISA into the highly regarded agency it is today.”



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The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents more than 300 companies that enable high-speed communications networks and accelerate next-generation ICT innovation. Through leadership in U.S. and international advocacy, technology programs and standards development and business performance solutions, TIA and its members are accelerating global connectivity across every industry and market.