Christopher Elgee

Chris Elgee is a senior security analyst and Core NetWars Tournament design lead for Counter Hack, and commander of the Army National Guard's 126th Cyber Protection Battalion. At Counter Hack, Chris is responsible for the design and implementation of NetWars challenges designed to be fun, engaging, and challenging for players of all skill levels. His expert storytelling and keen application of real-world hacker techniques have allowed him to create some of the player-favorite challenges throughout NetWars and the Holiday Hack Challenge.

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Through his work with SANS and the National Guard, Chris shares his unique insight into cyber security threats to educate, prepare, and inspire students and soldiers alike. Chris holds GSEC-Gold, GCIH, GWAPT, GPEN, GCIA, GSLC, CISSP, and OSCP certifications.

Outside of work, Chris enjoys volunteer community service work, playing bass at church, spending time with his wife and four kids, and playing with their dogs, Charlie and Isabelle.


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Windows and Linux Terminals & Command Lines

Hear Chris speak about building cyber ranges at SANS HackFest & Ranges Summit 2020: