Michael Sanchez, President (CISA) has over 30 years of experience in information technology, compliance and audit and has held senior leadership positions in the energy, oil & gas, healthcare, and transportation industries. He is a former a VP and General Manager for ICF International, a large global management consulting firm, where he served as head of Commercial Cybersecurity and Compliance. In other past roles, he managed IT and OT for a $12-billion energy corporation, assisted in the IT rebuild and redesign for a large power generation company, and served for 11 years as a board member for FBI InfraGard Houston, helping to facilitate the sharing of information related to domestic physical and cyber threats..
Sid Shaffer, Vice President (MBA, CISA) leads our technology and service delivery areas. He has more than 20 years of experience in information systems management, cybersecurity, systems auditing, and compliance across many industries. Sid is an expert in the application of internal controls in risk reduction and has extensive experience with developing and assessing cybersecurity and compliance programs, including significant compliance experience with North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) requirements. He has managed and participated in multiple cybersecurity exercises and vulnerability assessments, assisted management in the remediation of security and control concerns, advised clients on methods of reducing cybersecurity risks, and facilitated sessions to improve key business processes and the related controls. Sid is experienced in leading teams throughout the entire cybersecurity lifecycle from initial analysis through testing and remediation.