With over 20 years of public sector and commercial cybersecurity and identity and access management experience Ross supports DHS’ Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) as a senior engineer on the CDM Program. Ross is responsible for leading the architecture and technical integration of several CDM capabilities including Identity and Access Management, Cryptography, Data Protection and Zero Trust Architectures. Ross is the co-lead on the Federal Mobility Group (FMG) Derived PIV Working Group (DPIVWG). This working group shares information across federal agencies about industry practices in adopting Derived PIV Credentials on mobile devices, both certificate-based and with the many forms of phishing-resistant authenticators such as FIDO2 authenticators. Ross’s professional goal is to help Agency leaders understand how to identify and prioritize cybersecurity risk and continuously mitigate that risk through a strong focus on Identity and Access Management.