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Dave Gaulin

Former combat airlift pilot who transitioned to the cyber world. Enjoys helping those shifting careers from the .mil to .civ realm.
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The Pipeline: Garrett Guinivan – From The Masters to Cyber Threat Intelligence, An Army Reserve Officer’s Unique Path

Every veteran’s journey into cybersecurity is unique. In the case of Garrett Guinivan, his path involved studying turfgrass, working at golf courses,...

The Pipeline: Charles Johnston -Advanced Threat Detection Analyst, Cybersecurity Practitioner and Army Veteran

Welcome back to The Pipeline, where we highlight members of the military community who are working in cybersecurity. Today we're speaking with...

The Pipeline: Brad Rhodes – Head of Cybersecurity, Cyber Warfare Officer, and Army National Guard Solider

Brad Rhodes has over 23 years of experience in cybersecurity with leadership roles in the federal, commercial, and military spaces. He holds multiple certifications and serves as an affiliate professor at Regis University. Dedicated to developing the next generation of cyber professionals, he coaches a CyberPatriot team and is a frequent speaker and mentor to transitioning military members.

The Pipeline: Paul Shaver — Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity specialist and US Navy and Army National Guard veteran

Paul Shaver is a US Navy veteran whose path to cybersecurity began in the Navy. Since leaving the Navy, he has served in a variety of roles, leading teams while focusing on automation and critical infrastructure security.

Matt Kiely: Author, Content Architect, Cybersecurity Practitioner and US Marine Corps veteran

Matt Kiely served in the Marine Corps as an Intelligence Analyst, Special Access Program Security Officer, and System Administrator, helping to stand...

The Pipeline: Michael Smith – Security Consultant, Cybersecurity Startup Mentor, and Veteran

Michael Smith is an Army veteran who served as a Russian Linguist on active duty and infantryman in the National Guard. He’s a senior information security manager and technologist with over 25 years of experience in the IT security and intelligence fields.

The Pipeline: AV (Air Force Intel/IT vet and Information Security Operator)

Interview with an anonymous veteran who moved from the Air Force to Infosec with advice on moving into cyber security.

Veteran Security (VetSec)

For veterans looking for their next career move and considering the cybersecurity and IT fields, Veteran Security (VetSec) is nonprofit that helps those transitioning out of the military and veterans who have already made the jump.

The Pipeline: Mark Ferrari (Entrepreneur, CISO, and United States Air Force Veteran)

Mark Ferrari is Principal and Co-Founder of Latitude Information Security, which provides information security services exclusively to the healthcare industry. He is...

The Pipeline: Dan Costantino (CISO/CIO and United States Marine Corps Veteran)

Stories from military veterans about how they transitioned into cybersecurity careers. Dan Costantino is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and Associate Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Penn Medicine.