If you work in cybersecurity or defense, chances are you have heard of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). This maturity model is becoming increasingly important for businesses that are part of the cybersecurity workforce. Join the National Cyber Security Alliance and Redspin for an overview of CMMC and what CMMC compliance entails. Dr. Thomas Graham, Ph.D., CISO and CMMC Provisional Assessor for CynergisTek and Redspin, will outline the importance of this emerging gold standard in security. He will also share high-level lessons learned from Redspin’s CMMC assessment and how this framework validates the effectiveness of your risk management program, ensuring you have an approach that responds to threats and risk every day.


Dr. Thomas Graham, Ph.D., CISO and CMMC Provisional Assessor, CynergisTek and Redspin

Dr. Thomas Graham, Ph.D. serves as CISO and CMMC Provisional Assessor for CynergisTek and its non-healthcare division, Redspin. CynergisTek and Redspin are a top Cybersecurity organizations and Redspin is the first Authorized C3PAO. Prior to this, he supported the Defense Health Agency in a variety of roles where his team received a FedHealthIT award for innovation presented at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. He currently holds MBA and MS-Technology Systems degrees, along with his Ph.D. in Information Assurance. His Ph.D. research concentrated on the security behaviors of IoT users.

Thomas has received CISSP and HCISPP designations, along with other industry-recognized certifications. Thomas also serves on the MIS advisory board for East Carolina University and has spoken previously at the 2019 ISC2 Security Congress, 2019 Qualys Security Conference, and the 2016 National Cyber Conference.



Date & Time

August 3, 2021 2:00 pm (EST)