Reflex Security, a developer of intrusion detection and prevention systems, has appointed three new members to its board of directors.

Receiving board seats at Reflex are Cecil Smith, senior vice president and chief information officer at Duke Energy; Becky Blalock, senior VP & CIO for Southern Company; and Charles Phelps, the provost at the University of Rochester.

These appointments, Reflex says, further extend the collective experience, market awareness and vision of the company.

“We are very excited about the caliber and experience that our new board members bring to our company,” said Jim Watson, chairman and CEO at Reflex in Atlanta. “As recognized (IT) veterans and business leaders in their respective industries, they will provide invaluable strategic, tactical and governance direction to Reflex Security.”