Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
Cyber Intelligence professional experienced in leading unique analytical and investigative issues. Strong supervisory skills evident in developing staff members to perform at peak levels. Proven ability to create detailed mission analysis, analyze problems, and implement solutions that turn challenges into results and enhance organizational effectiveness.
•Threat infrastructure monitoring
•Adversary Network Development
•Threat Intelligence Repositories
Instrumental in researching, analyzing, and writing over 60 threat intelligence products which were utilized to implement stronger security for Senate networks.
Trained and advanced the skills of a team of more of 70 members on how to properly use intelligence tools.
Authored two senior staff level white papers focused on counter-terrorism and identifying new groups and trends.
Developed strategic partnerships with analysts from other locations to fuse intelligence working products.
Responsible for maintaining an inventory of records and equipment worth over $125,000 dollars.
Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst (January 2017 - May 2018)
United States Senate, Washington, DC
Played key role in reviewing system logs, collecting and analyzing indicators of compromise (IOC) and helped defend targeted networks from potential nation-state APT and criminal cyber-attacks. Partnered with SOC personnel to evaluate collected intelligence data for the purpose of providing network security support and enabling the senior leader-level decision making process.
Capabilities and Data Integrator (August 2015 - September 2016)
Joint Improvised Threat Defeat Agency, Reston, VA
Experience in developing and testing web-based tools that are designed for analyzing data and large data holdings. Mentor and train defense team utilizing pertinent tools and methodologies to ensure broad understanding of missions goals. Participate in methodology training exercises designed to improve web based tools.
Regional Counter-Terrorism Analyst (November 2013 - June 2015)
Joint Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, NC
Experienced in many aspects of analyst duties to include supporting, coordination and providing intelligence to special operations, combatant command, and other necessary intelligence members and organizations. Tasked with monitoring terrorist cells and networks in the southwest and southeast regions of Asia. Wrote and maintained proper documentation for special products.
Created senior level briefings to depict trends, techniques, procedures, and motivations of said terrorist cells and networks.
Participated in special working groups in coordination with intelligence professionals focusing on the South and Southeast Asia in order to prepare friendly forces to respond to adversarial networks.
Targeting Analyst (May 2011 - April 2012)
United States Special Operations Command, AFG
Provided analytical support to the operations and assisted collectors in developing collection plans. Conducted document and media exploitation. Collaborated with multiple US and British military and intelligence agencies. Partnered with multiple collection assets to find, develop, target, and exploit numerous networks. Produced and successfully executed multiple targeting packets.
Wrote and co-produced hundreds of intelligence documents for the command as well as multiple widely released intelligence reports for the Intelligence Community.
Strategic, operational, and geo-political analyst, Sergeant (E5) (October 2005 - March 2011)
United States Army
Conducted multiple analysis that focused on threat analysis. Contributed expertise in creating threat assessments. Responsible for researching, analyzing, planning, producing and disseminating intelligence products. Trained team members on multiple task to include developing skills on how to perform all-source analysis, tactical level operations and responsibilities:
Produced and briefed to senior leaders over 230 intelligence products in support of US Army Central operations.
Education & Credentials
Bachelors of Arts in Political Science, Political Science
Ashford University, Clinton, IA
Splunk Power User
CompTIA's Security+ (in progress)