Kevin Baldus, CISM

Risk Assurance Advisory
Contact Me


Meet Kevin

Kevin brings more than 20 years of information technology leadership and consulting experience to his clients in various industries as a director in Armanino’s Risk Assurance and Advisory Services practice. He helps clients align their systems, projects and business needs through Armanino’s cybersecurity, privacy, Service Organization Control (SOC) audit, HITRUST, ISO 27001, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), internal audit and IT compliance services.

Kevin specializes in vendor risk management and virtual CISO services. He brings a unique perspective to his clients, having recently served in CIO and CISO roles in which he fostered key strategic partnerships with companies including Microsoft, Dell and VMware.

Before joining Armanino, Kevin served as CIO and CISO at Brown Smith Wallace. He is a Certified Information Security Manager and received his B.S. in business administration from Southern Illinois University.

Contact Kevin Baldus


Professional History


  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)


  • Southern Illinois University


  • Brown Smith Wallace
  • Caleres
  • Kindred Health Care
  • Arthur Andersen LLP

Speaking Engagements

  • Gartner Conference, 2015, “Virtual Desktop Infrastructure” 

Thought Leadership Publications

Industries Served