Michael Stewart is the Executive Director, Information Security Access Operations for USAA. In this role Michael has responsibility for workforce identity and access management and mainframe and database security.

Prior to USAA, Michael spent fifteen years at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston holding executive roles in Information Security and payments, including serving as Assistant Vice President & Information Security Officer with responsibility for all security functions. While at the Boston Fed, he served on the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Boston Field Office’s Private Sector CYBER Taskforce. He was also a member of the Security Advisory Board of the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council.

Michael has a BA from Providence College, an MBA from Clark University, and a Certificate ‐ Cybersecurity: The Intersection of Policy & Technology from the Harvard Kennedy School. Michael is a (CISM) Certified Information Security Manager and holds a Global Information Assurance (GIAC) Security Leadership Certification.