Work experience

Work experience
Mar 2008 - Present

Security Consultant

Spohn & Associates

Information security consulting and assessment.

Jul 2006 - Mar 2008

Network Engineer


Network, systems, and security administration.

Jun 2002 - Feb 2006

Informaion Assurance Engineer

SRA International

Computer Emergency Response Team. Security Consulting.

Feb 2001 - Mar 2002

Quality Assurance Engineer

Network Associates/PGP

QA and security testing on Gauntlet Firewall and PGP Desktop Encryption products.

Mar 1999 - Jun 2000

IP Engineer II


Internet backbone engineering.

Dec 1988 - Nov 1992

Tech Controller

US Air Force

Communications Computer Systems Control Technician. aka Water Walkers. Radio and point-to-point voice/data communications systems. Encryption systems. X.25 packet switching. DDN Node Site Administrator. Washington Area Wideband System. Desert Storm.


1991 - 1992

Computer Science

Strayer University

Incomplete. 4.0 GPA.


Information Security professional with a strong networking background. Focus on vulnerability assessment, wireless systems, and security evangelism.

Information security consulting. Vulnerability assessments for systems, networks and wireless. Trained on ORIONMagic intelligence software. Network engineering and administration.


To continue my career in information security. I also have a strong background in network engineering and administration in a NOC environment.


amateur radio, shortwave radio, espionage, TSCM, security



Internetworking protocols and applications

TCP/IP, FTP, telnet, ssh, DNS, BGP, etc.

Cisco products

Experience with various Cisco networking products including firewalls, routers, switches and network and management software.

Public Key and other encryption technologies

Vulnerability assessment tools

ISS Internet Scanner and Database Scanner, eEye Retina Security Scanner, Nessus, Nmap, Nikto, NetStumbler, metasploit, etc.


Trained in the use of SRA's ORIONMagic intelligence and data mining application.

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