Advisory Board

The Department of Cyber Security Engineering is fortunate to have the guidance and knowledge of a distinguished group of executives working on its board.

The board's goal is to create synergy between the school and the professional community by addressing workforce development demands, industry expectations, and employment trends.

Board Members




Graham Archer   Synogi, CEO and President
Barry Barlow   Perspecta, Senior VP and Chief of Staff
Bruce Biesecker   Verizon, VP, Security Services
Misty Blowers   Datalytica, Technical Consultant
Henry Coffman   Lord Fairfax Community College, Professor and Program Manager, Cybersecurity
Jeffery Goldthorp   FCC, Chief for Communications systems Analysis
Anastasia Hansen   Verizon, Cybersecurity Product Marketing
Phil Harvey   Raytheon, Principle Engineering Fellow
Jose Hernandez   Bechtel, CISO
Dan Kovaluk   Leidos, VP
Robert Lee   General Dynamics, CEO
Olga Livingston, Chair   Office of the Senior economist, Senior Economist, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
Vern Mosley   Mid-Atlantic Cyber Security LLC, CEO
Marcie Nagel   Avint, LLC, Founder, CEO
Tammer Olibah   Hexagon, US Federal President and CEO
Tim Parker   Lockheed Martin, Senior Manager, Strategic development
Katie Pehrson   Bechtel, ICS Cybersecurity Laboratory Technical Director
Phyllis Schneck   Northrop Grumman Corporation, VP and CISO
Rod Wetsel   Booz Allen Hamilton, Cyber Security Chief and Scientist
Jonathan Williams   Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, Senior staff, Project Manager, Cybersecurity Engineer, Proposal Writer
Douglas Steil   BAE Systems, GM/Senior Director, Cybersecurity Products Portfolio