Chris is a retired USAF Colonel with more than two decades in service to the country. He split his time in the military between various flying, command and staff assignments. After retiring from the USAF, he took an executive level position in cybersecurity, protecting Wall Street from world-wide threats. He then transitioned to healthcare where he is responsible for protecting the private health data of millions of people. He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in computer science and another Master’s in strategic planning. He also holds numerous industry certifications such as CISSP, CISA among others. Chris has published on the topic of cybersecurity and been invited to numerous conferences and events to speak.