Jared Joined Valiant Solutions as Chief Security Architect in August of 2015. Jared is a seasoned, organizational leader with a strong technical/operational background and experience partnering, leading and influencing across business units with all levels of leadership. Jared develops forward-thinking, industry leading vision and strategy to ensure organizations are strong leaders in security.
Jared also has an extensive background with on-premise and cloud-based infrastructure and security architectures technologies operating in Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, and RackSpace platforms.
Jared has comprehensive hands-on experience with compliance initiatives including: GLBA, OTS, OCC, FDIC, SOX, SOC 1/2/3, PCI-DSS, ISO-27001, NIST, and other federal and international regulations for banking, transportation, healthcare, government, DOD, Dept. of Energy, and identity management industries.
Jared participates with the ISC2 as a Subject Matter Expert and Exam Writer for the CISSP certification as well as the ISSAP and ISSMP concentrations. Jared is also a contributing SME for the (ISC)2 – Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) Certification exam released in late 2015.
Jared has worked with financial institutions, ranging in size from DeNovo Banks to multi-national banks with over 50-Billion in assets. Today, he offers consulting, compliance, and security services to public and private sector customers internationally, assisting clients with the successful attainment of International, federal, state, and local regulatory and compliance initiatives.
Jared lives with his daughter Kaity in Arlington, VA. Jared and Kaity enjoy scuba diving, mountaineering, alpinism, ice and rock climbing, extreme off roading, and international/eco-tourism based adventures of all kinds.