Ending Soon! Get an iPad (32G), Galaxy Tab A, or $250 Off with OnDemand or vLive Training!


Sean Thomas

Sean Thomas has over 20 years of Information Technology experience, with more than eight years in cybersecurity/information security. He has been involved in many aspects of IT throughout his career including desktop support and academic systems administration, networking, and Windows & Unix/Linux server administration before finding his way to cybersecurity. 

Sean has been an instrumental part of the formation and evolution of the IT Security Services program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. He currently serves as the Senior Information Security Analyst on the team, with over six years of experience working Incident Response, Digital Forensics, and Policy Management. In addition to his duties with the team, he is regularly asked to guest lecture on cybersecurity topics at the University, primarily for many first-year student classes.

Sean performs several functions with SANS Online Training as part of the OnDemand QC team to improve content delivery for dozens of courses, assisting with course review, and as a virtual TA for Simulcast.  Sean holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in E-Business Technology from Stetson University and holds multiple GIAC certifications, including GCED, GCFA, GCIH, GMON, GCWN, and GCDA.

Upcoming Courses Taught By Sean Thomas
Type Course / Location Date Register

Mentor Session Online, FL
Feb 29, 2020 -
Mar 28, 2020

Community SANS
Community SANS San Antonio SEC301 San Antonio, TX
Apr 27, 2020 -
May 1, 2020

Community SANS
Community SANS Dallas SEC301 Dallas, TX
Jun 15, 2020 -
Jun 19, 2020

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