Mike has over 28 years of experience in the IT industry with 22 of those being in the cyber security space.
Mike began his career serving in the United States Navy as Data Systems Technician (DS)/Automated Data Processing Security officer and a Search and Rescue (SAR) swimmer in support of Special Operations Command. At the end of his service, he began his career at Wells Fargo as a computer tech, then moved to Kaiser as a system admin for 7 years. In 2001, Mike began at EDS as a Solution Architect until they were purchased by HPE Enterprise Services. He then held various leadership roles for HPE clients including the Chief Technical Architect for the County of San Diego, as well as Enterprise Architect roles at USPS Security Services, and all of US Special Operations Command. In 2017, HPE merged with CSC to form DXC Technology, where he continued until joining Pelta.
Mike has a true passion for cyber security. His belief is that protecting the critical assets within the cyber realm are a fundamental aspect to maintain the stability of our communities, industries and country as a whole, which is what motivates him every day.