As the Vice President, Information Security at Aaron’s; David is accountable for information security and risk leadership, strategy, budget, and operational excellence. He is a servant-leader and mentor to a robust team of information security professionals and managers covering Application Security, Incident Response, Governance Risk and Compliance, Emerging Technology Security, Endpoint protection and Information Protection.

David has over 20 years in the information technology industry in various roles.  He has previously served as a Manager of the Threat, Attack and Penetration testing services team, Application Security Architect, deployment manager, and various lead developer roles for Caterpillar Inc.  He has additionally held positions at companies including State Farm Insurance and the Central Intelligence Agency.

David is a regular speaker at colleges, corporations, and industry conferences including the (ISC)2 Security Congress, ISSA, ISACA conferences, and is active on various industry advisory boards and is the Vice President for the Atlanta chapter of InfraGard.