Joe Shields

Joe Shields

Chief Information Security Officer

401 East Jackson St.

Suite 2900

Tampa, Florida 33602-5231

United States

Joe Shields is the chief information security officer at Crowe. He is an accomplished cybersecurity specialist who is focused on driving excellence at the firm. With a passion for safeguarding data and a proven track record, Joe leads a dynamic team made up of security administration, security operations, security response, and security compliance teams in fortifying digital landscapes. His extensive expertise in risk management, compliance, and cutting-edge security strategies has bolstered defenses for Crowe and for clients’ sensitive information. Joe has more than 24 years of experience and strategically leads security projects related to existing and new security applications.

Professional affiliations

  • ISC2 (formerly International Information System Security Certification Consortium)
  • Information Systems Security Association


  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Management of Information Systems
    Kent State University | Kent, Ohio