Cyber Security Leader
A mission focused leader in cybersecurity with two decades of diverse and battle hardened experience. Strong opinions and a deep commitment to continually learn, adapt, and predict both the threat landscape and industry trends alike. A mentor, confidant, and friend of the hacking community
THE POWER TO COMPEL
AND A MISSION TO PROTECT
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Coined term: "Temporal Predictive Advantage": Time-advantage over enemy that AI restores to defender.
Coined term: "Transhackerism": Hackers must learn how to leverage, break, and protect AI.
Cyber, COVID-19 & the Coming Storm - Lessons Learned, a Call to Arms
"A Fresh Perspective" on a Tired, Brainwashed, and Defeated Industry. Why we are doing it wrong.
International Network Services
Senior Network Engineer
I.N.S. set me up for a cyber career centered around the customer as a trusted advisor. Won the Lucent internal C.T.F. competition
Booz Allen Hamilton
Senior Security Analyst
After 9-11, my mission became clear: to defend freedom, warfighters, and citizens from foreign cyber threats.
JP Blecksmith, R.I.P.
Found $1m Angel Round Investors and Led Product Management
Recognizing the cyber gap in SDLC, pursued an entrepreneurial mission to fund and lead development of an active web app scanner that was eventually acquired by Rapid7
Cyber Defense Contracting
Technical and Team Leadership
Working for Northrop Grumman and Sentek Consulting, led many initiatives and teams for multiple large scale programs ranging from Satellite Control Systems, to Afloat Systems, 1m+ Device Enterprises, and ultimately became the top Technical Lead and PM (non-uniform role) for the entire Navy Certification Authority, with final risk determination responsibility over 1000's of systems per year.
Cyber Vendor Industry Leader
Director, Speaker, Thought Leader, Trusted Advisor, Messaging, Strategy
Five years focused on the nexus of the security problem, the endpoint, leading teams and in public-facing roles at industry leaders like FireEye/Mandiant, Cylance, and SentinelOne. The mission still has not changed since 9-11, nor will it ever.
2020 and Beyond
At the Intersection of Humanity, Privacy, AI, Cloud and Cyber
A mission to Lead, Inspire, Challenge and Encourage
Recognizing that all the autonomous AI-BlockChain-Cyber-PewPew-Dashboards in the world won't help us, if we don't groom new leaders fit to take us through the next post-digital-transformation journey