Mr. Howlett is a published author and speaker on various security, compliance, and technology topics. He has served as a Technical C-level at various companies since 1994. He is currently the CISO of SecureLink, a vendor privilege access management company based in Austin. He is also Vice President of (ISC)2 Austin Chapter and is an Advisory Board Member of GIAC/SANS. He holds various certifications including certified AWS Solutions Architect, CISSP, GNSA and a B.B.A in Management Information Systems.