With over 13 years of information technology (IT) risk and compliance experience, Jim has had the opportunity to work in the retail, hospitality, utility, and financial industries. His roles have included management and delivery of merchant and service provider PCI compliance engagements—including readiness assessments, compliance testing, quality assurance, advisory services, and solution design. Jim is known for being highly knowledgeable on network and system security principles, how they can be applied in the real world, and how to bridge the gaps between business, IT, and security organizations. He has extensive experience with PCI, SOX, and privacy compliance management as well as application and general IT controls testing, project management, IT security assessments, and technical writing.
Jim is a member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC2), and the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC).
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Qualified Security Assessor (PCI-QSA)
Florida State University, Bachelor’s