Mind Your Career Webinar: The Tech Voice You Should Be Following
Top 1% viewed profile on LinkedIn. Cybersecurity Marketer of the Year & Sutherland Government Solutions – WINNER: Meet Chuck Brooks, AM'81, VP Government Relations & Marketing, Thought leader: Homeland Security, Cybersecurity, BPO, Big Data, IoT.
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Chuck Brooks is Vice President of Government Relations & Marketing for Sutherland Government Solutions. He has an extensive policy and technology background both in the public and private sectors. In government, Chuck served at The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) as the first Legislative Director at The Science & Technology Directorate. He served as a top Advisor to the late Senator Arlen Specter on Capitol Hill covering security and technology issues on Capitol Hill. He currently serves as subject Matter Expert to The Homeland Defense and Security Information Analysis Center (HDIAC), a Department of Defense (DOD) sponsored organization through the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC). He also served in law enforcement as an Auxiliary Police Officer for Arlington, Virginia. In industry,
Chuck was a Technology Partner Advisor to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and he currently sits on the advisory boards of several corporations and organizations involved in cybersecurity, and homeland security. In academia, Chuck was an Adjunct Faculty Member at Johns Hopkins University where he taught a graduate course on homeland security for two years. He has an MA in International relations from the University of Chicago, a BA in Political Science from DePauw University, and a Certificate in International Law from The Hague Academy of International Law.
Chuck is well recognized as a thought leader and subject matter expert on Cybersecurity, homeland security, and emerging technologies. In 2017 and 2016 he was named “Cybersecurity Marketer of the Year by the Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. LinkedIn named Chuck as one of “The Top 5 Tech People to Follow on LinkedIn” out of their 450 million members. Chuck has published dozens of articles in publications such as Forbes, Federal Times, Computer World, The Hill, Huffington Post, Government Technology, Government Security News, and InformationWeek on the cyber topics. He is also a select “Passcode Influencer” for the Christian Science Monitor on information security issues. Chuck is a frequent speaker at conferences and events and his professional industry affiliations include being the Chairman of CompTIA’s New and Emerging Technology Committee, and as a member of The AFCEA Cybersecurity Committee.
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