Ph.D. Computer Engineering & Information Assurance Auburn University
M.S Computer Engineering & Security, Columbus State University
B.A. General Business, Columbus State University
Relevant Professional Experience:
2 years as a cyber security professor in the National Defense University’s College of Information and Cyberspace, teaching graduate courses on cyber security, certification and accreditation, chief information officer and critical infrastructure protection.
28 years as an Army officer. Experienced as an Infantry Platoon leader, Artillery Platoon Leader and Battery Commander. Theater network operations, Maneuver Division tactical automation, I.T. Project Management and 4 years as Chief of Information Assurance for the U.S. Army’s Human Resources Command.
Information Assurance, Continuity of Operations, Incident Response, Intrusion Detection and Prevention, Certification and Accreditation
Information Assurance and Critical Infrastructure Protection (AII),
Authority to Operate (ATO)
Chief Information Officer (CIO)