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Ms. Dawn Blanche
Ms. Dawn Blanche
Instructional Specialist
Anne Arundel Community College


Dawn R. Blanche is an Instructional Specialist in the nationally recognized Cybersecurity program at Anne Arundel Community College. She is the coordinator of the digital forensics program which earned AACC the first ever designation of National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence (CDFAE) by the Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3). She currently sits on the board of the DC3 Academic Cyber Curriculum Alliance (DACCA) which is tasked with developing curriculum accreditation methodologies under the Defense Cyber Crime Center’s (DC3) Center CDFAE program. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer and Network Security from Wilmington University and completed her teaching certification coursework in Career and Technology Education at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. She is a Certified Computer Examiner (CCE), GIAC Certified Forensic Examiner (GCFE), and holds a several other industry certifications. She is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Digital Forensics and Cyber Investigations from the University of Maryland University College.

Speaking Schedule
Thursday, September 19, 2:05-3:00pm - Community Colleges and Designations of Excellence in Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics (CAE2Y, CDFAE)































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