Cybersecurity: A Panel Discussion
As the workplace continues to evolve, more of our work is being done in a virtual or electronic format. Join our talented panel of experts in a discussion surrounding cybersecurity and risk mitigation tactics you can deploy in order to remain protected.
*Credits pending but expected
About the Speaker
VP of Information Security Officer
Despite the failure of any arachnid-themed powers to manifest thus far, Garth still dutifully lives by the maxim With Great Power, There Must Also Come Great Responsibility. Until his spider strength and senses come in, he must rely on using his over 20 years of experience in IT to help fight cyber-crime, both directly and through educating and supporting the global community. Prior to his ten year tenure at Members 1st, he honed his network skills in Healthcare, Human Services, and Telecommunications, but it all really began with a Commodore 64 and Load “*”,8,1. When he isn’t helping his teams to detect and disrupt threats, he runs virtual boot camps for associates to help keep them fit through the COVID-induced closures of local gyms.
Brandon S. Keath
Cybersecurity Practice Lead, Appalachia Technologies
Brandon Keath is the Cybersecurity Practice Lead for Appalachia Technologies – leading cybersecurity and managed service provider based in Mechanicsburg PA.
With prior experience in both private and public-sector IT consulting, Brandon has served in various roles in cyber security over the past 12 years specializing in ethical hacking, cyber security strategy, regulatory compliance, and cyber defense.
Brandon is active in the cybersecurity community – founder of PA Hackers and co-founder of BSIDES Harrisburg and adjunct instructor at Harrisburg University and the University of the Phoenix.
Chair of the firm’s Privacy & Data Security Group
Devin Chwastyk is a member of McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC and the Chair of the firm’s Privacy & Data Security Group. For more than 15 years, he has counseled businesses on compliance with emerging privacy laws, helped clients respond to data security incidents, and represented parties in data breach litigation. He develops data security policies, privacy disclosures, breach response plans, and associated training programs. He regularly advises clients on compliance with federal, state, and international privacy laws. He is a Certified Information Privacy Professional/US (CIPP/US) through the International Association of Privacy Professionals.