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Megan Gates

Megan Gates.pngSenior Editor

Expertise: Cybersecurity

Megan Gates is the senior editor at Security Management covering emerging cybersecurity threats and trends, cultural properties security, and legal issues related to the security profession. She is also the editor-in-chief of the magazine's tech supplement, Security Technology, and has received numerous awards for her writing, including the Stephen Barr Award for Feature Writing and a 2021 APEX Award of Excellence for Technical and Technology Writing. In addition to being published by Security Management, ​her work's been featured in Reuters, USA TODAY College, The Springfield Business Journal, The Cedar Rapids Gazette, Celebrate Arkansas Magazine, and The Joplin Globe.​ ​​​​​​​​​She holds a Bachelor's of Science in Journalism with a minor in Film Studies from Missouri State University.