Dr. Olga Livingston

Dr. Olga Livingston

CISA
Principal Cyber Economist

Dr. Olga Livingston is a Senior Economist leading cyber economics portfolio at the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). Olga has a background in Econometrics with extensive experience in applied economic modeling and risk analysis.

In collaboration with interdisciplinary teams of cyber security engineers and information security specialists, Dr. Livingston leads analysis on cyber incident costs and losses, effectiveness and economic justifiability of potential mitigations, cyber insurance, OSS prevalence, as well as the overall benefits of cyber security investments in reducing cyber risk. Olga is also an Adjunct Professor at Virginia Tech teaching graduate courses in Economics, Global Finance, and Economics of Information Security.