Minerva — Consumers National Bank’s Information Technology Security Officer (ITSO), Assistant Vice President, Beth McBride, has earned the Certified Banking Security Manager (CBSM) credential through the SBS Institute. McBride joins a growing community of financial service professionals showing their commitment to strong cybersecurity practices with a cyber-specific certification. The CBSM designation acknowledges licensing professionals who have demonstrated their experience and proficiency in licensing and the commercialization of intellectual property. It is built on internationally applicable standards of practice, knowledge, and ethics to differentiate licensing professionals who have taken the steps necessary to become certified. The SBS Institute is uniquely designed to serve the banking industry. SBS Institute provides industry-specific cyber education that will prepare students and their financial institution for cybersecurity threats and regulations. The CBSM course includes a series of lectures, assignments and a final exam with 100 questions on subject areas including security and technology trends, laws and regulations, information security programs, risk assessments, operationalizing security, and audits.