CISO appointment

Heather L. Dyer has been named acting chief information security officer and vice president.

A 23-year postal veteran, Dyer currently serves as retail director, where she is responsible for 30,000 retail locations with a combined annual revenue exceeding $13 billion.

Dyer previously served as the Chief Information Security Office’s Identity and Access Management director, where she was responsible for modernizing the Postal Service’s internal and external identity and access management programs to ensure critical systems and data are secure throughout the organization.

Dyer succeeds Michael Ray, who ended his detail assignment as acting chief information security officer on Nov. 29 to return to his position as the inspector in charge of the Postal Inspection Service’s Cybercrime and Analytics Group.