Work
Experience

August 2020 - Present

Infosec Risk Management Framework Specialist, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)

  • Used software and organizational skills to redesign how projects are tracked, communicated and handled resulting in significant gains in efficiency and tremendous reductions in dropped projects.

  • Streamlined OCISO’s Cyber Risk Management Section’s collaboration with Privacy through the utilization of software tools and implementing new processes

  • OCISO and Privacy senior management kept apprised through reporting on authorization and system status of FDIC FISMA reportable system

May 2020 - August 2020

Information Security Manager, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)

  • Maintained the security for 6 gold enterprise software solutions.

  • Guided projects and contracted teams to produce one high quality system security plans.

  • Reduced the existing POAMs for my application portfolio by 40% with 3 months

July 2016 - July 2017

System Administrator, Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute

  • Led the overhaul project of revitalizing enterprise-level repository code service Rhodecode.

  • Assisted in maintaining current, improving existing software solutions, and led the integration of new services.

  • Created how-to articles on the company wiki simplifying building processes and training new staff PII.

Education

August 2022

University of Maryland | Computer Science: Machine Learning | Master’s Degree

  • Focus: Large Scale End-to End Machine Learning Systems, Optimization, Scalability, Visualization

  • UMD CS Leap Fellow

  • TBD GPA

May 2019

George Washington Unversity | Cybersecurity in Computer Science | Master’s Degree

  • Golden Key Nominee (3.6+ GPA, top 15% of class) for Fall/Spring 2017, Fall 2018

  • National Science Foundation CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service Recipient

  • Co-author of “Blockchain Network for Space Object Location Gathering” published to IEEE 2018

  • 3.76 GPA

May 2019

University of Pittsburgh | Information Science, Networks and Security |  Bachelor's Degree

  • Dean's List Recipient 3 years

  • Competed in Rugby 7's championship, 3rd place in Vegas

  • 3.74 GPA

Skills
& Expertise