Christopher Elgee

Chris Elgee is a senior security analyst for Counter Hack and design lead for Core NetWars Tournament, and Chief Information Officer (G-6) for the Massachusetts Army National Guard. 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 many certifications, including GSE, CISSP, and OSCP.

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.


Pivot Cheat Sheet

Windows and Linux Terminals & Command Lines


Breaking and building your way to an infosec career with Chris Elgee

Cybersecurity Where You Are - Episode 34: A Survey of Hacking in Hollywood

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