Shawn is the founder and CEO of Secure Cyber Defense LLC located in Miamisburg, Ohio. He is a 20-year IT veteran and previously served in law enforcement. Secure Cyber Defense assists organizations in protecting assets from internal and external threats and aligning cybersecurity strategy with consumer needs. The company offers services, tools, and support for business by analyzing and monitoring digital environments for anomalies with cutting-edge solutions to identify, stop, and prevent cyber threats. Utilizing vulnerability assessments, intrusion prevention, and continuous monitoring services, they scale custom solutions to any size organization or budget.
For five years, Shawn was deeply involved with the FBI’s Criminal Justice Information System compliance framework, and ultimately wrote the compliance-training curriculum for other agencies and vendors. Shawn and his company have provided expertise to clients in the law enforcement, government, healthcare, and financial services industries, helping them protect sensitive company and consumer data against outside threats.
Shawn is a subject matter expert when it comes to FBI criminal justice compliance and speaks across the country on various topics related to cybersecurity and threat detection. Currently, Shawn’s speaking, training, and writing expertise on cyber-related issues are in high demand.