Rich Greene

Rich is a seasoned cybersecurity professional with over two decades of experience in the cyber domain. His journey began in the late 90s, during the early days of the internet's rise in popularity, where he nurtured his curiosity. Over the years, Rich witnessed the evolution of cyber security and actively participated in offensive and defensive cyber operations for the Department of Defense (DoD) in more than 17 countries, serving as both an instructor and an operator.

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Currently, Rich serves as a Senior Solutions Engineer at the SANS Institute, leveraging his extensive 20-year background in cybersecurity, intelligence, and special operations. His role involves tailoring solutions and delivering training to clients across diverse industries and sectors. Rich's expertise shines through his impressive 12 GIAC certifications and a CISSP credential, highlighting his proficiency in various cybersecurity domains, including incident response, mobile device security, information security fundamentals, and penetration testing.

A strong advocate for mentorship and collaboration, Rich actively shares his knowledge and skills through compelling presentations, workshops, and reports. He boasts a track record of consistently surpassing target goals and client expectations, delivering exceptional results. Always driven to stay ahead of evolving cyber threats, Rich remains dedicated to continuous learning, embracing new technologies, tools, and methodologies.

Rich's impressive certifications include GFACT, GISF, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH, GPYC, GWAPT, GMOB, GPEN, GSTRT, SSAP, GDSA, and CISSP, further solidifying his standing as a cybersecurity expert in the field.