22+ Years of Experience
Reflection on Success
2022 - PresentNielsenIQ
Chief Security Architect
Chief Security Architect
Lead global security architecture program, drive DevSecOps and cloud security transformation through security guidance to executive leadership and security strategy and roadmaps for the global estate. Manage security partnerships and champions program to enable development community uplift.
2020 - 2021TransUnion
Lead security DevSecOps transformation: responsible for Cloud Enablement, Containerization, and DevSecOps roadmaps. Projects included Developer Experience program, Customer and industry event speaker, Container strategy, and CI/CD pipeline security.
2019 - 2020Equifax
Chief Transformation Evangelist
Drive technology and product transformation opportunities: responsible for technology advocacy, Industry evangelism, and Global Architecture Guild. Projects included Engineering Handbook (Codified engineering practices), Public, private, and customer event marketing, industry event speaker, operationalizing architecture guild, continuous cultural improvement programs, and assisting alliances in creation of transformation and innovation programs.
2017 - 2019AgileThought
Sr. Business Transformation Consultant, DevOps Lead
2015-2017InterContinental Hotels Group
2013 - 2015Manheim / Cox Automotive
Value Add Industry Leadership
2021 - CurrentThe Purple Book
Founding Board Member
Help establish and maintain global community, create security industry open source collateral, and co-author of The Purple Book.
2019 - CurrentADAPT Transformation
Founding Advisory Board Member
Provide feedback, ask challenging questions, and offer guidance ideas and advice to maximize the potential of the ADAPT Model Community.
2019 - CurrentDevOps Institute
2019 - CurrentYou Exec
2019 - 2022Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
Chair - DevOps Society
Operating as vice chair and board member for TAG DevOps society.
2018 - CurrentDevOps Institute
2018 - CurrentITSM Academy
2017 - Current
- Meyers Briggs ENTJ: Visionary
- Enneagram Type 8: The Challenger
- DISC Type D/Di: Inspirational Pattern
Learning and Development Planning
Vendor Management / Procurement
Strategy and Roadmapping
Awards / Certifications
- 2020 - CDIA FCRA Certification for CRA's
- 2020 - Scaled Agile Certified SAFe v5 DevOps Practitioner
- 2019 - ITSM Academy DevOps Continuous Delivery Architecture (CDA)
- 2018 - ITSM Academy DevSecOps Engineering (DSOE)
- 2018 - Scrum.org Professional Scrum Master (PSM I)
- 2018 - ITSM Academy DevOps Test Engineering (DTE)
- 2018 - ITSM Academy DevOps Leadership (DOLDR)
- 2018 - ITSM Academy DevOps Foundations (DOFND)
- 2017 - AgileThought Founders Award (Sole Recipient)