Edman is currently the chief information security officer for the state of South Dakota.
State Cybersecurity Leader of the Year
Jim Edman continually demonstrates impressive leadership and dedication to the state of South Dakota and its security. Edman often takes on tasks at a regional or national level and volunteers his own time to speak and educate on the importance of cybersecurity. Edman has recently established a program to evaluate and remediate security posture at all of the K-12 districts at the state.