Gary has over 32 years of IT experience with the last ten years heavily concentrated on networking and security.
Currently he is Director of Information Security for West Development where he oversees security for restaurants, hotel, senior living facilities and various other business entities. In addition, he is the Information Security Officer for West Health Institute, a local non-profit that is working to improve health care to seniors.
Previously Gary worked for a local defense contractor where he held a top secret clearance and managed a large network and all cyber security initiatives.
Gary is the local FBI Infragard Sector Chief for the commercial sector and belongs to various local IT and cyber security organizations. He is a Certified GSEC/GIAC Professional with SANS, a highly regarded security organization.