TJ Banasik is a SANS analyst and has consulted numerous cybersecurity organizations across the government, military and commercial sectors. A security operations expert, TJ has extensive experience in security engineering, incident response, insider risk, and threat vulnerability management. He has worked as a Senior Program Manager for Microsoft Azure and Director of Security Operations for Veritas Technologies. He worked previously as Senior Security Operations Center Manager for the US Government Accountability Office (CSRA) and as an Army Officer with Army Cyber Command. TJ holds the GCIH, GCWN, GCIA, GCFA, GCCC, GSEC, GPEN, and CISSP-ISSEP, ISSAP, ISSMP certifications. He holds a Masters of Science in Information Security Engineering from Sans Technology Institute and a Masters of Arts in Intelligence Studies from American Military University.