Ryan leads the Security Consulting division at Grimm. Ryan has spent the better part of two decades enhancing information
security programs at the world's largest institutions in National Defense, Finance, Insurance, Retail, Consumer
Goods, and Energy. With a background in building secure systems, Ryan focuses primarily on cybersecurity management
consulting; identifying and solving complex information security issues facing organizations. He has experience
in information at risk, the likelihood of compromise, security programs/ tools to mitigate cyber risk, roadmap
development, investment prioritization, vulnerability management, access and authentication, data correlation/
analysis, incident response, and alignment of all the above within a broader cybersecurity strategy.
Ryan holds a Bachelor of Science from Purdue University, a Master of Information Technology from Virginia Polytechnic and State University (Virginia Tech) and a Master of Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University. He is on the Security and Risk Analysis Advisory Board at Penn State Altoona, and has contributed to the following publications: Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World (VIKING); and, Beyond Cybersecurity: Protecting Your Digital Business (WILEY).