From Hollywood to Manhattan and all places in-between, Stephen has over 15 years’ experience in the Information Security space across all sectors. Stephen’s rigorous technical background, combined with extensive business experience allows him to confidently architect and implement security solutions that meet complex organizational and compliance requirements.
Stephen currently serves as VP, Security Services for Intrinium, Inc., a security consultancy in the Pacific Northwest which specializes identifying, remediating, and maintaining security solutions in the mid-market enterprise in the healthcare, financial, and PCI verticals. In four-plus years under Stephen’s leadership, revenues for the security practice have increased 15 times over while continually developing new service lines to support all aspects of the security lifecycle. Of these, Stephen is most proud of founding a 24x7x365 Security Operations Center in the Inland Northwest that services customers around the globe.
An outspoken security evangelist, Stephen is a frequent guest on television and radio, and speaker at industry groups and conferences to discuss the strange and bizarre side of information security.
Stephen holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from Eastern Washington University, where he also serves as an Adjunct Professor of Information Security. Additionally, Stephen holds the following industry certifications: CISSP, CISA, CISM, OSCP, C|EH, and PCI QSA.
Beyond security, Stephen is passionate about live theatre, backcountry hiking, and spontaneous travel. By January 2018, he will be a member of the “All 50 States” club.