Resume and Qualifications

We offer a total of more than fifteen years experience in information technology, with emphasis on information security and network consulting.

Functional Experience:

  • Security policy development.
  • Detailed security procedure development, including user management, change control, and server configuration.
    Hands-on technology management.
  • Security architecture development.
  • Security tests development.
  • Security assessments, including hands-on network penetration testing.

Technical Experience:

  • Microsoft Windows Server
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls
  • UNIX, including Linux and OpenBSD
  • IBM zOS RACF
  • IBM iSeries
  • Personal computers including Windows and Macintosh

Industry Experience:

  • Retail
  • Manufacturing and distribution
  • Legal services
  • Healthcare
  • Financial services
  • Real Estate
  • Technology
  • Local government

Relevant Certifications and Degrees:

  • Master of Science, Computer Science (Information Security concentration), James Madison University
  • SANS GIAC Certificates in incident response, pen testing, Windows, and wireless security
  • NSA IAM
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • Project Management Institute PMP
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • ITIL Foundations
  • CoBIT Foundations

Publications/Seminars:

  • UCLA Extension course, "Information Security Concepts", offered annually since 1997.
  • Information Security: A Strategic Approach, published by IEEE/Wiley
  • Articles on IBM AS/400 technical management for Midrange Computing magazine, including a monthly security advice column written in 1999-2000.
  • Seminars presented on information security topics at a number of conferences, including COMMON, the Insititute of Internal Auditors and the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA).