Greetings, hopeless fleshlings.

Kelly as a Sith Lord

Greetings, hopeless fleshlings.

Kelly Shortridge is a infosec philosoraptor working as a product leader at a startup. They're also author of the forthcoming O'Reilly report on Security Chaos Engineering, founder of a startup that was acquired, and a former investment banker.

My cyberspace footprint

  • If you want to work with me, please refer to my professional site for inquiries, including consulting and advisory work. The website which you are viewing presently is optimized for swag rather than professional collaboration.
  • I have a blog with a mixture of intellectual shitposts, long-form articles applying behavioral economics to tech, infosec market analysis, reading lists, and other miscellany.
  • My Twitter account is a spicy take distribution mechanism.
  • For chipping away my soul one #thotlederhosen hashtag at a time, I have a LinkedIn account.
  • I publish things related to Linux and security on my company's blog.

Other things

  • Based in NYC, but often elsewhere
  • Graduated from Vassar College with a B.A. in Economics
  • Hobbies include worldbuilding, reading (especially sci fi & sci non-fi), open-world RPGs, international travel (RIP), writing long-form blog posts, appreciating NYC's artistic offerings, and playing fetch with my cat (Geralt)
  • I like lifting heavy things up and putting them down
  • I run the top secret publication "Return Oriented"