As a PRG Manager, Derrick contributes over a decade of information and technology systems management, design, security and support. With his extensive background in IT infrastructure, Derrick provides subject matter expertise and manages the delivery of various security assessments including PCI, HITRUST and HIPAA.
Derrick’s industry expertise includes the areas of healthcare, financial institutions, legal, entertainment, software development and managed service providers.
Derrick has worked with a variety of institutions in both an internal setting as well as a consultant, which included performing information security risk assessments and network penetration testing for national healthcare organizations, developing information security strategies for clients across multiple industries and leading a team of senior-level engineers.
Starting in 2016 as a Principal Consultant, Derrick helped build a Cybersecurity practice by developing and performing services such as information security risk assessments, network penetration testing, healthcare security assessments, vulnerability management, security awareness training and phishing campaigns.
Professional and Civic Organizations
International Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC2)
Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST)
International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
University of Phoenix