Joel has been in the Information Technology field for over 17 years, past 11 in security. In that time he has worked in various industries such as manufacturing, healthcare, media, consulting, local law enforcement, and US DoD. Joel focuses on architecting and building secure infrastructure and capabilities. Joel has held the position of Chief Architect for Booz Allen Hamilton’s Cyber Security Network and Team Lead for PENTCIRT’s Computer Network Defense Branch. He is currently the Managing Enterprise Architect – US East for Intel Security Professional Services. Joel holds an MS in Systems Security Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology, a BS in Information Systems from Strayer University, and CISSP-ISSAP and CASP certifications.