Michael is an IBM Senior Cyber Security Advisor, Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Author, frequent National public speaker and moderator, FBI InfraGard committeeman, and recognized subject matter expert in Security and Threat Intelligence, Identity Access Governance, and Authorization. He is a pioneer in Identity and Access Management, Access Governance, and Authentication. His past consulting roles include: Lead architect for many of the world’s largest authentication and authorization infrastructures. This includes two of the 1st individual Billion user authentication infrastructures. He is the Founder, Moderator, and Group Secretary for 17 Regional CISO/Security Leader Round Table Chapters across the US/1200+ Security Executives. Champion, host and evangelist of regularly scheduled cyber range threat simulation exercises, cyber training and education.