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Instructors


Christopher Crowley

Mr. Crowley has 15 years of industry experience managing and securing networks. He currently works as an independent consultant in the Washington, DC area focusing on effective computer network defense. His work experience includes penetration testing, security operations, incident response, and forensic analysis.

Mr. Crowley is a Senior Instructor and the course author for for SANS Management 517 - Managing Security Operations and SANS Management 535 - Incident Response Team Management. He holds the GSEC, GCIA, GCIH (gold), GCFA, GPEN, GMOB, GASF, GREM, GXPN and CISSP certifications. His teaching experience includes FOR585, MGT517, MGT535, SEC401, SEC503, SEC504, SEC560, SEC575, and SEC580; Apache web server administration and configuration; and shell programming. 

He was awarded the SANS 2009 Local Mentor of the year award. "The Mentor of the Year Award is given to SANS Mentors who excel in leading SANS Mentor Training classes in their local communities." 

Mr. Crowley spends his spare time mountain biking, rock climbing and savoring epicurean treats.

Here is What Students Say About Christopher Crowley:

"Chris really knew his stuff and presented ideas that made me change my mind on some policies and configs we employ ." - William Jeskey, Tarrant County College

"Chris was one of the best instructors I have ever had in any training environment in almost 24 years of service." - Anonymous

Here is a SANS Summit presentation by Chris Crowley:

Online options available. Train from any location.

Upcoming Courses Taught By Christopher Crowley
Type Course / Location Date Register

Training Event
SANS Mumbai 2019 Mumbai, India
Nov 4, 2019 -
Nov 9, 2019
 

Summit
Pen Test HackFest Summit & Training 2019 Bethesda, MD
Nov 18, 2019 -
Nov 25, 2019
 

Simulcast
Online
Nov 20, 2019 -
Nov 25, 2019
 

Training Event
SANS Austin Winter 2020 Austin, TX
Jan 6, 2020 -
Jan 11, 2020
 

Training Event
SANS Anaheim 2020 Anaheim, CA
Jan 20, 2020 -
Jan 25, 2020
 

Training Event
SANS Northern VA - Fairfax 2020 Fairfax, VA
Feb 10, 2020 -
Feb 15, 2020
 

Training Event
SANS Northern VA - Reston Spring 2020 Reston, VA
Mar 2, 2020 -
Mar 7, 2020
 

Training Event
SANS Madrid March 2020 Madrid, Spain
Mar 23, 2020 -
Mar 28, 2020
 

Training Event
SANS Pen Test Austin 2020 Austin, TX
Apr 27, 2020 -
May 2, 2020
 

Simulcast
Online
Apr 27, 2020 -
May 2, 2020
 

Training Event
SANS Security West 2020 San Diego, CA
May 6, 2020 -
May 13, 2020
 

Training Event
SANS London May 2020 London, United Kingdom
May 18, 2020 -
May 23, 2020
 

*Course contents may vary depending upon location, see specific event description for details.