Cyber Lead & Instructor resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Combat veteran and proven leader within the United States Navy & Special Operations Forces (SOF). Motivated Team Lead possessing excellent leadership and planning abilities. Focused on delivering high-quality products on tight schedules. Monitors, trains and encourages employees to improve skills and meet demanding targets. History of successfully developing and managing strong teams through proactive training and issue management.

  • Problem resolution
  • Teambuilding
  • Program evaluation
  • Experience in leadership
  • Training
  • Issue resolution
  • Team Supervision
  • Safety
  • Quality Improvement
  • Production monitoring
  • Workplace safety
Education and Training
National University La Jolla, CA Expected in 12/2023 Bachelor of Science : Management Information Systems - GPA :
University of Alaska Southeast Juneau, AK Expected in : Elementary Education - GPA :
Northwest University Kirkland, WA Expected in : Business Administration - GPA :
  • Certified Network Professional, Cisco - 2013-2016
  • Certified Network Associate, Cisco - 2013 -2016
  • Certified Entry Networking Technician, Cisco - 2013-2016
  • Certified Security+, CompTia - 2013-2016
Leidos Holdings Inc. - Cyber Lead & Instructor
Mesa, AZ, 06/2020 - 06/2021
  • Fostered positive relationships through communication, training and development coaching.
  • Problem identification and Resolution
  • Documented production levels, materials used and special incidents to keep management informed of daily activities.
  • Counted, sorted and stacked finished pieces for easy access.
  • Supervised and administered written evaluations; analyzed student progression and made recommendations.
  • Consistently met performance objectives delivering clear and concise tutorials with multiple modalities including one-on-one coaching and classroom training.
  • Conducted curriculum development, researched, and updated curriculum utilizing current knowledge and tactics.
Williams International - Cyber Lead & Instructor
Ogden, UT, 06/2014 - 05/2020
  • Planned, coordinated, and executed unique Realistic Military Training and Computer Network Operations scenarios that involved over 500 US Navy, US Air Force, US Army, contractors, local and federal agencies.
  • Managed the implementation of the Joint Cryptologic Mission Simulation framework, providing near real time network activity increasing overall workflow.
  • Coordinated with interagency partners, configured, and deployed collection equipment providing ground collection in theater for the Intelligence Community.
  • Delegated daily tasks to team members to optimize group productivity.
  • Monitored team progress and enforced deadlines.
  • Developed and monitored weekly staff schedules.
United States Navy, USN - Opportunity Officer
City, STATE, 11/2011 - 06/2014
  • Lead Cyber Operator in support of Special Operations Command South 7th Special Forces, and interagency partners. Planned, coordinated and executed specialized Computer Network Operations missions resulting in the location and development of six counter-terrorism targets of interest for follow-on action in support of national requirements.
  • Program manager and lead network operator of a highly sensitive national project. Coordinated with customer identifying exact specifications building a one-off collection suite used to identify a high value target of interest (HVI) for follow on action.
  • Liaison Officer coordinated interagency cooperation ensuring project milestones were met and remained on track. This resulted in the creation of deployable SIGINT tool kits used by deployed operators.
  • Led a research and evaluation team through proof-of-concept tests conducting offensive cyber operations from an airborne platform proving the feasibility of airborne operations.
United States Navy, USN - Digital Network Intelligence Analyst
City, STATE, 11/2008 - 11/2011
  • Team lead of 12 Analysts at Special Operations Task Force -West (SOTF-W) headquarters. Managed 12 personnel spread throughout seven Naval Special Warfare Detachments providing vital signals intelligence supporting combat operations, this resulted in the production of 55 target intelligence packages
  • Collected, reviewed and processed intelligence information for senior personnel.
  • Prepared briefs and intelligence presentations for intelligence team and senior leadership.
  • Developed and distributed intelligence products focused on field operations.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Resolved interpersonal conflicts by listening, finding common ground and building relationships.
United States Navy, USN - Network Penetration Tester, NSA Red Team
City, STATE, 02/2004 - 12/2008
  • Performed external penetration testing of U.S. Military networks and systems utilizing various methods and techniques to emulate threats and improve computer network defense posture.
  • Assisted in the upgrade of three NSA Red Team Operational Networks to include hardware, software, switches, routers and firewalls and over 140 hosts while maintaining 100% operational support to customers.
  • Applied communication skills to interact with project stakeholders.
United States Navy, USN - Network Administrator
City, STATE, 10/2002 - 02/2004
  • Managed employee access, security roles and permissions.
  • Maintained documentation on configurations and maintenance using component labeling and technical diagrams.
  • Delivered software patches to network computers and performed regular data backups to ensure security processes were compliant.
United States Navy, USN - Trident Tactical Operator & Network Administrator
City, STATE, 05/1999 - 10/2002
  • Lead systems operator providing communications and intelligence support for multiple highly sensitive National Command Authority operations.
  • Managed a small team of network administrators responsible for multiple classified satellite networks and 6 operational radio nets supporting Joint Task Force (JTF) operations during Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF).
  • Responsible for the inventory and dissemination of over 2 million dollars’ worth of deployable computer satellite networking equipment.

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School Attended

  • National University
  • University of Alaska Southeast
  • Northwest University

Job Titles Held:

  • Cyber Lead & Instructor
  • Cyber Lead & Instructor
  • Opportunity Officer
  • Digital Network Intelligence Analyst
  • Network Penetration Tester, NSA Red Team
  • Network Administrator
  • Trident Tactical Operator & Network Administrator


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)

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