Michael is an expert at protecting industrial control systems. Before joining [redacted], Michael was a senior software developer at RiskSense, a start-up specializing in vulnerability management and remediation. Michael started his career at Sandia National Laboratories doing research and development to protect industrial control systems. During his seven years at Sandia, he designed and developed an ICS network traffic analytic engine and developed a security appliance to protect programmable logic controllers. He has a Master of Science in Computer Science with a focus on Cyber Security from Mississippi State University.