- Affiliation: Catholic Health Partners
Rick has eight years in IT with five of those specifically in InfoSec
Rick has an associate degree in Information Technology and a bachelor's in Network Security and Forensics Rick holds the following certifications; CISSP, GISP, MCSA:Security, CCNA:Security, CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+
Rick's current responsibilities include the network security infrastructure for a major health-care system in the Eastern United States Rick also teaches information security courses part-time for one of Knoxville's premiere technical career colleges. Rick is a member of the East Tennessee chapters of InfraGard and the ISSA.
Rick is excited to mentor this course because he loves the information security field and enjoys teaching. "I love to learn and enjoy passing on that knowledge" "I like the feeling of being an instrumental part of helping someone along their career path"