Dave is the Chief Information Security Officer at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, Florida. With over 30 years of experience in information technology, Dave’s experience crosses federal and private sectors. Prior to his role at Moffitt, Dave held the Chief Information Security Officer role with the University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System and Manager of Information Security at Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg, Florida. A 21 year federal career with the Department of Defense preceded his entry into Healthcare security. Dave earned his undergraduate degree in Information Systems Management from the University of South Florida and his Masters in Information Security with a Digital Forensics concentration from Norwich University. Dave is as a fellow with the Institute of Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT) a national cyber security think tank, a member on the Forbes Technology Council and serves as an advisor to the Center for Cyber Safety and Education.

Dave speaks at various Cyber Security events throughout the country on topics ranging from building security teams and cyber awareness to roles and responsibilities of CISOs as well as providing recommendations and insights into cyber threats and incident response.